golden barrel cactus


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Noun1.golden barrel cactus - large cactus of east central Mexico having golden to pale yellow flowers and spinesgolden barrel cactus - large cactus of east central Mexico having golden to pale yellow flowers and spines
echinocactus, barrel cactus - any cactus of the genus Echinocactus; strongly ribbed and very spiny; southwestern United States to Brazil
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Unusual specimens include golden barrel cactus (Echinocactus grusonii), Cereus peruvianus, and cholla cactus (Opuntia echinocarpa).
Plants such as yellow-orange Euphorbia tirucalli 'Sticks on Fire'; blue-gray Agave 'Blue Glow'; golden barrel cactus; Kalanchoe luciae, with its red-edged foliage; or the aptly named copper-tone stonecrop add to the vibrant, lively feeling the Fitzwilliams wanted.