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New Mexico Hedgehog Cactus Botanical Magnet
Jumbo Botanical Magnet
3.5” x 2.5”
Hedgehog Cactus...cacti are found on the American continents from Canada to Chile and are most abundant in the Southwestern United States. A treasure of the desert, the Hedgehog Cactus is usually found in the uplands and mountains bordering the desert. It’s gorgeous magenta flowers are large and showy. The fruits are purplish and very tasty. Echinocereus is from the Greek echinos, meaning "a hedgehog," and cereus meaning "of wax." The flowers stay open at night, unlike many other species of cacti whose flowers close in the evening.