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Echinocereus boyce-thompsonii

The Boyce Thompson Hedgehog Cactus is endemic to the Sonoran Desert. It is located between 1,000 to 5,000 feet in elevation. Their spines grow to about 4 inches. The spines are lighter toward the base and grow darker toward the end of the spine. They grow 3 to 10 inches tall and 1.5 to 4 inches wide. They grow in clusters with about 20 total. They like to grown on gravel or rocky environment with good drainage to avoid rotting in full sun because drought tolerant. 


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