Common Name: Emory barrel
Origin: Native to the lower elevations of northwestern Mexico and part of southern Arizona.
Description: Ferocactus emoryi is a green barrel-shaped cactus with a spherical stem that reaches 4-8 feet (1.2-2.5 m) tall. Cacti possess 15-30 ribs with tubercles, a strong central spine, and numerous reddish-white radial spines. From mid-summer to early fall, yellow, funnel-shaped flowers will be produced, followed by ovoidal fruits.
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