Echinocactus, Golden Barrel Cactus
|Exposure: Full Sun|
|Category : Cactus/Succulents|
|Sizes available: 1G,3G,5G,10G|
A great addition to any dessert, succulent or xeriscape garden.
Plant your Golden Barrel Cactus in mass for a dramatic, yet whimsical
effect or set in groups amidst other drought tolerant succulent and
cactus varieties. These stunning yellow globes will add an architectural
interest to your garden or container planting.
Slow growth, Bright yellow flowers of 2” are produced from late spring
to summer receiving enough sun. Over time, this cylindrical cactus takes
on an oblong shape and tends to lean to the south or southwest so the
spines can protect its body, a great natural compass. It can reach up to
2 feet in height and 3 feet wide. it is very easy to propagate from seed,
grows fairly quickly, is tolerant of a range of treatment or mistreatment.
Water it once per month during the warm, dry season. It does not need
any irrigation during the winter months. Too much water can cause this
cactus to rot. Plant the golden barrel in well-draining soil. It prefers full
sun or filtered shade locations.
* Plant installation warranty
-15 Day warranty on installation
-Warranty cost: 25% plant cost
50% Labor cost
-If lack of water, the warranty is null & void.