Calflora
Taxon  Report   5357    
Mammillaria dioica  K. Brandegee
Fish hook cactus,  Strawberry cactus
Mammillaria dioica, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Mammillaria
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Mammillaria dioica var. incerta
More information about  Mammillaria dioica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MADI3)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 15, 2019).