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Flaigg, Norman G.
Echinocactus horizonthalonius Lem.
USDA Symbol: ECHO
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Cactus/Succulent Size Notes:
Globular plant up to 10 in high, 1 ft 3 in diameter. Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Pink
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: diurnal blooms
AZ , NM , TX USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Drought Tolerance: High
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-PM-14
Collected 2010-10-21 in Presidio County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff