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Echinocereus reichenbachii ssp. baileyi
Scientific Name: Echinocereus reichenbachii ssp. baileyi (Rose) N.P.Taylor
Synonym: Echinocereus baileyi, Echinocereus albispinus, Echinocereus reichenbachii var. oklahomensis, Echinocereus pectinatus var. baileyi, Echinocereus reichenbachii var. baileyi
Family: Cactaceae
Echinocereus  reichenbachii ssp. baileyi Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 9b-11
USDA: 5-10

Frost Tolerance: Very cold resistant, reportedly to -30F (-35C)

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: USA (Oklahoma, Texas)

Growth Habits: Solitary or branching, stems 4 to 16 inches tall (10-40 cm), 1.6 to 4 inches in diameter (4-10 cm); 15 acute ribs; no central spine; 16 spreading radial spines, 0.8 to 1.2 inches long (2-3 cm)

Watering Needs: Little water, needs porous well drained soil.

Propagation: Branches freely from the base

Blooming Habits:
Funnelform pink flowers close to the end of the stems, up to 5 inches in diameter (12 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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