The formidable spines on this species curve at the tip like a fishhook. Blooms later than F. cylindraceaus, with yellow flowers often tinged with red.
Attributes - Ferocactus wislizenii
Plant Type: Succulent
Bloom Season: Late Summer through Early Fall
Flower Color: Red, Yellow
Height: 8 ft. to 9 ft.
Width: 3 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Root Rot.