Cactus Of The Week: Engelmann Hedgehog

Engelmann Hedgehog
Echinocereus engelmannii

The Engelmann Hedgehog has cylindrical stems that grow in bunches of 3-60 stems. Most of the ones I’ve seen look like the above with 5-10 stems. They have wavy ribs and varied colors to their spines making them look “shaggy.”

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