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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Echinocereus mojavensis (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) Rümpler
Mojave kingcup cactus
Synonym(s): Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. mojavensis
USDA Symbol: ECMO
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Mojave Kingcup Cactus is a mound-shaped cactus formed of many, densely packed stems to about 1-foot tall and covered with gray twisted spines.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Orange
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr
, UT Native Habitat:
Dry, well-drained gravelly and rocky soils.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Record Last Modified: 2008-02-02