Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus
Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus

This plant is another variety of the original Golden Barrel Echinocactus grusonii. With its home in East-Central Mexico, Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus is a stunning cactus species. It is a globe-like cactus that usually has a height of 24 to 36 inches. It’s a member of the “Cactaceae” botanical family. You may also find this winter-dormant cactus online by its common name “Barrel Cactus”.


Growth Rate
Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus grows and develops slowly, which means you have to wait to see its flowers.


Flowering
Barrel Cactus flowers appear in a vivid yellow tone at the end of spring to summer.


Watering
To keep Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus healthy, water it every 15 days or so. Let it dry between watering cycles. Ensure dryness in colder months.


Soil
Barrel cactus will grow beautifully in gritty, quick-draining soil.


Hardiness
Echinocactus brevispinus is hardy at 9a-11. It can survive in the low temperature of
-6.7° C (20° F).

Light
Offering Echinocactus brevispinus full sunlight will result in its optimal growth & development.


Propagation
E. grusonii var. brevispinus is easy to propagate with seeds or cuttings.

When given proper care to Barrel Cactus, its spikes and flowers look lustrous and charming respectively. Plant it in your backyard to give it an improved look.

Bloom Season Early spring - late Summer
Botanical Name Echinocactus brevispinus
Common Name Barrel cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color Yellow
Genus Echinocactus
Growth Habit Globular
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 9, 10, 11
Mature Size Up to 35 in. tall, 35 in. wide
Native Area Cental Mexico
Plant Type Flowering Cactus
Propagation By seeds
Resistance Drought tolerant, heat resistant, pest resistant
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type specialized cactus potting soil
Special Features Unique barrel-shape appearance
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Mild toxic for humans, pets
Watering Needs Low

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Echinocactus grusonii brevispinus

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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This plant is another variety of the original Golden Barrel Echinocactus grusonii. With its home in East-Central Mexico, Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus is a stunning cactus species. It is a globe-like cactus that usually has a height of 24 to 36 inches. It’s a member of the “Cactaceae” botanical family. You may also find this winter-dormant cactus online by its common name “Barrel Cactus”.


Growth Rate
Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus grows and develops slowly, which means you have to wait to see its flowers.


Flowering
Barrel Cactus flowers appear in a vivid yellow tone at the end of spring to summer.


Watering
To keep Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus healthy, water it every 15 days or so. Let it dry between watering cycles. Ensure dryness in colder months.


Soil
Barrel cactus will grow beautifully in gritty, quick-draining soil.


Hardiness
Echinocactus brevispinus is hardy at 9a-11. It can survive in the low temperature of
-6.7° C (20° F).

Light
Offering Echinocactus brevispinus full sunlight will result in its optimal growth & development.


Propagation
E. grusonii var. brevispinus is easy to propagate with seeds or cuttings.

When given proper care to Barrel Cactus, its spikes and flowers look lustrous and charming respectively. Plant it in your backyard to give it an improved look.

Bloom Season Early spring - late Summer
Botanical Name Echinocactus brevispinus
Common Name Barrel cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color Yellow
Genus Echinocactus
Growth Habit Globular
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 9, 10, 11
Mature Size Up to 35 in. tall, 35 in. wide
Native Area Cental Mexico
Plant Type Flowering Cactus
Propagation By seeds
Resistance Drought tolerant, heat resistant, pest resistant
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type specialized cactus potting soil
Special Features Unique barrel-shape appearance
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Mild toxic for humans, pets
Watering Needs Low

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