(Ferocactus cylindraceus) A slow growing mound of thorns to maybe 6 ft. Tall and a foot wide. The 3 inch across yellow- orange flowers appear in May - July. Give sun, very fast draining soil, and little water. Drought tolerant, needs dormant period in winter, let soil dry out, rocky slopes in Mojave Desert. Barrel Cactus likes 12-30 inch rocks near it.
|Hours:||Open Saturday only from 9am to 4pm|
|Address:||3232 Las Pilitas Rd. Santa Margarita, CA 93453|
|Hours:||Open Tuesday through Saturday from 9am to 4pm|
|Address:||8331 Nelson Way Escondido, CA 92026|
Ferocactus acanthodes Compass Barrel Cactus's foliage color is white and type is evergreen.
Ferocactus acanthodes Compass Barrel Cactus's flower color is yellow.
Communities for Ferocactus acanthodes Compass Barrel Cactus:Creosote Bush Scrub and Joshua Tree Woodland.
|ph:||6.00 to 7.70|
|usda:||9 to 10|
|height[m]:||0.50 to 2.00|
|width[m]:||0.20 to 0.30|
|rainfall[cm]:||17.00 to 40.00|
Last edited on 2012-01-08 18:10:06.