Mammillaria elongata ‘Goldilocks’ is a cultivar that is relatively easy to grow. Its golden color is what sets this cultivar apart from others in the field.
Your cactus will ship bare-root but will be similar to the one pictured.
Botanical name - Mammillaria elongata
Common name - gold lace cactus, ladyfinger cactus
Water usage - water when soil is almost totally dry
Sun - Full sun
Cold Hardiness - 25-32F (I don’t like mine getting below 40F)
Size - 12” long — It is a clumping cactus. It will continue to grow pups from the plant’s base.
Flower - pink - winter/spring bloomer.