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Cacti - Astrophytum coahuilense

Native to Coahuila and Durante, in Mexico ... where they grow amongst other vegetationon, on south and east facing limestone slopes.

Origin: South-western Coahuila and Durante (Ciudad Lerdo, Sierra Baicuco, western Sierra Parras and southern of this line up to the Sierra of El Numero)

Habitat: They inhabit preferentially sunny south and east slopes on lime formations, rarely grow in north or west position between white grey rock in a loose to thick vegetation, which mainly consists of a dry bush community. The soil, consist mainly of lime gravel and sand with isolated humus feedthroughs.

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