General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Brownish red
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Botanical names
  • Accepted: Sclerocactus unguispinus
  • Synonym: Echinomastus unguispinus
  • Synonym: Echinomastus unguispinus var. laui

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