Ferocactus horridus growing cactus of the genus Ferocactus also known as Glaucous barrel cactus, Ferocactus horridus perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 10-12a.
Stem color green and can be also red the shape is round to oval spines cover the angles of the stem.
Ferocactus horridus flowers
Flower color yellow, the flower bloom on top of the stem.
Ferocactus horridus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for Ferocactus horridus growing and care:
More than -2C, dry soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Doesn’t like too much water
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
20-50cm, 8-20 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Yellow flowers, the flower bloom on top of the stem