Today's bloom is Alicoche (Echinocereus enneacanthus)Bloom of the Day for May 17th, 2007:
Alicoche, Banana Cactus, Cob Cactus, Green Strawberry Hedgehog, Pitaya, Prostrate Hedgehog (Echinocereus enneacanthus)
Type of plant: Cactus and Succulents
Bloom color: Magenta (Pink-Purple)
Bloom time of year: Late Spring/Early Summer
Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade
Cold hardiness: Zone 8b to Zone 9b
Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm), 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
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