Red Barrel Cactus of Nevada

Ferocactus cylindraceus

Barrel cactus at the West Grand Canyon.

The needles are very thick like fish hooks.

© Teresita Abad Doebley. All rights reserved 2009-2011.

Quote of the Day for YOU: I have learned the difference between a cactus and a caucus. On a cactus the pricks are on the outside. ~Morris K. Udall

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