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Devil's tongue

Ferocactus latispinus

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

45cm

10cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Devil's tongue Overview

This is a rounded bright green-grey cactus. It will produces long spines which will cover the cactus with single tubular flowers which will appear in white, red, purple, yellow colours. Also red fruits are produced.

How to propagate Devil's tongue

Seed

You can propagate by seed in the spring or summer.

Other uses of Devil's tongue

Excellent container plants.