Compass Barrel Cactus



Ferocactus cylindraceus acanthodes


Cactaceae

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Form; Cactus

Seasonality; Evergreen

Leaves; n/a

Fruit; Seed

Stems/Trunks: Single
Range/Origin: Southwest USA, northern Mexico

Hardiness: Sunset Zones: 8-24; USDA: 9-10, 20 F
Comments: Low litter, Long thorns

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exposure: Full sun
  • Water: Low
  • Soil: Moderately rich, well drained soil
  • Propagation: Seeds
  • Maintenance: Minimal

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