Scientific Name: Echinocactus grusonii Form: Round
Common Name:golden barrel cactus Texture:Coarse
Family Name:CactaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant, Succulent or Cacti Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Mexico Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Simple, Needle-like, Whorled, Prickly, Glabrous, Acicular, Entire
Flowers: Flowers solitary, Yellow, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Berry (true), Green, Brown, Oct- Sep
Exposure:
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Stem barrel shaped; leaves reduced to sharp spines 1-1.5 cm long.