4 responses to “Echinocereus rigidissimus”

  1. Beverley

    Echinocereus rigidissimus – Z9 – RHS Index of Garden Plants, Griffiths
    Echinocereus, ek-in-o-se-re-us; from Gr. echinos, a hedgehog, and cereus, an alllusion to the prickly plants. Plant Names Simplified, Johnson and Smith
    rigidissimus ri-gi-dis-i-mus. Very rigid. Dictionary of Plant Names, Coombes

  2. Peggy

    The world is a strange and beautiful place . . .
    Was privileged to spend a couple of months in the fall camping in California Gulch, south of Tucson. Beautiful beautiful place.

  3. David Hagadol

    In Israel this cactus is nicknamed “mother-in-law’s chair”

  4. Anthony

    Some very nice lichens on those rocks. Overall, a fine xerophytic garden.

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