Echinocereus engelmannii v. nicholii

Scientific Name:  Echinocereus engelmannii v. nicholii
Synonyms:  Echinocereus nicholii
Common Name:  Nichol's Hedgehog
Other Names:  Golden Hedgehog
Etymology:  Echinocereus: echinos (hedgehog) [Greek]; cereus (wax taper or candle) [Latin]
Engelmannii: for George Engelmann, a German-American botanist
Origin:  USA (AZ)
Light:  Full sun.
Soil:  Lean mix: 1 part potting soil to 2 parts coarse sand.
Water:  Typical: Drench soil and let dry from Spring through Fall. Water sparingly during Winter dormancy period.
Min Temperature:  32F.
Blooms:  Lavender
Comments:  Purchased from B & B Cactus, Tucson, AZ. Beta Plot - RIP.
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