Coville's Cactus (Ferocactus emoryi)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flower Color: Brown
Red
Yellow
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Date: 2002-08-07Steven J. Baskauf http://bioimages.vanderbilt.edu/
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Location: In our garden - Tracy, CADate: 2011-10-15
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Location: In our garden - Tracy, CADate: 2011-09-30
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Date: 2002-08-07Steven J. Baskauf http://bioimages.vanderbilt.edu/
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