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Barrel Cactus


Echinocactus Grusonii is the botanical name of Barrel Cactus. It consists of two genus types, the Echinocactus and the Ferrocactus. First genus type has a fuzzy crown of fine spines whereas the Ferrocactus are viciously thorned.

The plant height is 3-6 inches

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Echinocactus Grusonii is the botanical name of Barrel Cactus. It consists of two genus types, the Echinocactus and the Ferrocactus. The first genus type has a fuzzy crown of fine spines. Whereas the Ferrocactus are viciously thorned. Both can be grown as houseplants or arid gardens. These are an attractive addition to a succulent display. It requires a sunny location, minimal watering along, with well-drained soil.

Characterized by its ribbed and cylindrical shape, this cactus grows as tall as 10 feet in height. It is helpful for lost travelers in the desert due to its habitual growth. Caring for barrel cactus is not so difficult. It serves as a great plant for the beginning gardener. 

Also, it’s really healthy to keep cactus & succulents at you home as they flush out all the toxins from the environment! Want to check out more cactuses? Click here to find more!

Weight 0.65 kg

Fresh plant with suitable soil mix.
Size – 3 to 6 Inches


Premium quality pot.
Size – 4 Inches

Care Tips

Care tips from our plant's expert.

Care Tips

Full sun is appropriate for this Cactus. Direct southern sunlight may also burn this plant in hot summer. Nourish your cactus once every week during summer and it is totally a reserved process in winter when it is dormant. Prefers 50-70 degrees Fahrenheit. Sandy Soil for barrel cactus is mostly preferred along with a little topsoil.

11 reviews for Barrel Cactus

  1. Kalpana

    A very low maintenance plant….forgot to water them for a week and they are the same. Now I am ordering more of these.

  2. Praveen Desmukh

    A cute indoor plant for house.

  3. Yogesh Dhor

    Awesome experience, delivery process ,fastest & faithful service.. thanks ..its amazing..

  4. Gaurav

    My plant has finally arrived. So happy…

  5. Hemlata

    Thanks for the healthy plant…packaging was simply superb

  6. Avinash

    Cacti were in great condition in arrival. Have been growing nicely since then.

  7. Brijesh.K

    Very nice……I am fully satisfied with the plant that I ordered……very good quality!!!

  8. Shilpa Bagchi

    These added a lot of life to our office!

  9. Chanchal Saini

    delivery was late don;t know how, but my cactus survived because of good packing

  10. Siddhi Dadheech

    A piece in my cactus collection. best online cactus delivery i came across. now I don’t have have visit nurseries again and again for more plants

  11. Prateek Pandey

    As cacti collector i do have number of Cactuses. Which i bought from various places, offline as well as few of them online. But this cacti they send is the best among all of them. It super healthy and fresh when delivered. Thanks for that.

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