Ariocarpus fissuratus mostruosus forms large
proliferating dark green stems with white
It shows an abnormal,
uncoordinated form of vegetative growth, with a
multitude of condensed lateral proliferation, each areole originating a
new stem only a few centimetres across.
The plant looks more like a
strange furry animal or a marine creature than a
specimen shows some growing
and is different and particular.
Cultivation: This plant is grown exclusively grafted. Keep
Give plenty of light to keep plant compact, but avoid direct sun
exposure in the hottest part of the day during the summer.