Golden Barrel Cactus
Cacti and succulents
Numerous kinds of large, cyclindrical cacti with prominent ribs and stout thorns. Many are native to the Southwest.Echinocactus grusonii
Best known in gardens. A Mexican cactus of slow growth to 4 ft. high, 2 1/2 ft. in diameter. With age, often produces offsets to form clumps 6 ft. across. Showy, stiff, yellow 3-in. spines; yellow, 1 1/2 – 2-in. flowers at top of plant in summer. Protect from hard frosts. Water every couple of weeks in summer.
There are about 150 kinds of asparagus besides the edible one—all members of the lily family.
Makes a clump of sword-shaped leaves to 1 ft. high and wide. Blooms over a long period in late spring;...
This Australian native producesdense tufts of narrow, grasslike,2–4-ft.-long leaves that radiatefrom t...