Ferocactus Acanthodes- 7 Inch Pot
Introducing the Ferocactus Acanthodes, a captivating and robust cactus variety that will bring a touch of the desert to your space. With its unique barrel shape, striking spines, and vibrant flowers, this cactus is sure to be a standout addition to any collection. Known for its resilience and low-maintenance nature, the Ferocactus Acanthodes is a perfect choice for both experienced plant enthusiasts and beginners alike.
Light: The Ferocactus Acanthodes thrives in bright sunlight and requires at least 6 to 8 hours of direct sunlight each day. Place it in a location where it can receive ample sunlight, such as a south-facing window or outdoors in a sunny spot. Adequate sunlight ensures proper growth, spine development, and overall health of the plant.
Watering: The Ferocactus Acanthodes is a drought-tolerant cactus and is adapted to survive in arid conditions. It is important to avoid overwatering.
Native: The Ferocactus acanthodes, commonly known as the Barrel Cactus, is native to the southwestern regions of the United States and northern Mexico. Its natural habitat includes desert areas such as the Sonoran Desert, Mojave Desert, and Chihuahuan Desert. These regions are characterized by hot, arid climates with minimal rainfall and well-draining sandy or rocky soils. The Ferocactus acanthodes has adapted to thrive in these harsh desert environments.
Please pot it up in a very well draining cactus soil mix or pick up a bag of our Custom Cactus Mix.
Photos in the listings unless otherwise specified are representative of the plant that will be sent to you.
However, Plants grow differently and each plant may vary slightly in shape, size, growth pattern, etc.
Of course, if you receive a plant that you are dissatisfied with please reach out to us. We want to make it right!
If temperatures near you are below 45℉ we highly recommend adding a Heat Pack to your order.
If temperatures where you live will be much lower than 20℉ even heat packs may not work. You may consider waiting until things warm up a bit. We know you love your plants just like we do and we wouldn't want any of them to freeze.
If you have any other questions please reach out to us.
Lovely plant and wonderful packaging.