Echinocactus grusonii

Echinocactus grusonii
(Golden Barrow Cactus)

Cactaceae | Cactus

Native To:

Mesa de Léon

Plant Status:

Endangered

Plant Habit:

Button-like cactus

Plant Habitat:

Desert

Cultural Uses

Used as a garden ornament.

Interesting Fact

Nicknamed the “Mother-in-Law’s cushion”.
The fruit of this cactus appears on the top of the plant, and will remain there until removed.

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