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Hedgehog Cactus (Echinocereus)

Echinocereus canus x russanthus
SKU: HC015390
per Plant - 2.5" Pot
No longer available this season.
A hybrid hedgehog cactus with extremely ornamental spines and green flowers.
key features
Botanical Name
Echinocereus canus x russanthus
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Native, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Squirrel Resistant, Low Maintenance, Fragrant, Container Planting, Small Spaces, Rock Gardens
Soil Moisture
Very Waterwise
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
4-6" tall
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer


4-6" x 3-4" wide. This remarkable hybrid Hedgehog cactus bred by cactus expert Jeff Thompson of Pueblo, CO, it is grown primarily for its fantastic spines. The beautiful flowers appear in late spring and are brownish-green in color.
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