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Ferocactus wislizeni
Ferocactus wislizeni
Southwestern Barrel Cactus
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 1218 2700 (2018-12-23)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Apr 22, 2016
  • latitude 332.70870   longitude 111.97210     View on Google Maps.
  • location   North Tatum Blvd., between Pinacle Peak Road and East Jomax Road, Phoenix (Maricopa County, Arizona, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   Sonoran Desert scrub at 1795' (547m)
  • notes   large barrel shaped single stemmed succulent on flat basin plain of coarse volcanic rhyolitic soil and gravels. View of distinctive flattened, ridged, spine clusters amid last seasons dried flowers that failed to make fruit due to excessive drought
  • keywords: SON, Sonoran Desert
  • contributor's ID #  SON 84
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Southwestern Barrel Cactus, Compass Barrel, Candy Barrel (photographer)
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