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Echinocereus grusonii (Golden Barrel Cactus)

Echinocereus grusonii
Golden Barrel Cactus

The Golden Barrel Cactus is a drought-tolerant plant, making it great as an entry-level plant. This cactus is very slow growing, taking up to 15 years to bloom. This plant is also very easy to propagate, with it producing offshoots called "pups" around the base of the cactus.

Plant Type Native, Cactus / Succulent, Perennial
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 10 (30°F)Zone 11 (40°F)
Flower Color Yellow
Flower Season Spring, Summer
Growth Rate
Height 3.5ft
Spread 2ft
Attracts Bees, Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators, Wildlife
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, House Plant, Patio and Containers
Tolerance Drought, Dry Soil, Heat
Soil Type Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
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