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Cacti - Astrophytum ornatum mirbelii

Native to Hidalgo, Queretaro and Guanajuato in Mexico.
Grows in wild canyons and on limestone cliffs, sometimes on near vertical rock faces .

Origin: Rio Moctezuma valley in the southern Hidalgo and middle Queretaro The river forms the limit of these two states of the Mexican highland

Habitat: Grows like all its relatives on steep limestone slopes of the canyons and shores of the Barrancas.

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