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White Sands Giant Claret Cup Cactus (Echinocereus)

Echinocereus triglochidiatus White Sands
SKU: HC015384
per Plant - 2" Pot
No longer available this season.
15-24" x 18-24" wide. Echinocereus triglochidiatus ('White Sands' Claret Cup Cactus) is without a doubt the fastest, largest and most spectacular of any claret cup cactus. The robust, stoutly-spined stems are topped with glowing scarlet flowers in late spring and can grow to a height of 3 feet under favorable conditions. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Echinocereus triglochidiatus White Sands
Native, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance, Evergreen, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Very Waterwise
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
15-24" tall
Mature Spread
18-24" wide
Bloom Time
Late Spring
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