• Frost Tolerance: No 
  • Minimum Avg. Temperature: 20°F  
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun 
  • Growth Habits: Up to 12″ tall and 3′ wide
  • Watering Needs: Summer – Regular / Winter – Light 
  • Propagation: Seeds 
  • Zone: 9a

SKU: Tin Can Barrel Cactus Categories: , ,


The echinocactus or golden barrel originates in Mexico and is one of the most common of the barrel cactus. Easy to care for, this cactus will grow with the size of the pot. It will do well indoors and out but should not be left outside in freezing temperatures.

The Golden Barrel cactus should be watered whenever the soil is completely dry. The cactus should be watered regularly in the summer and lightly in the winter. Make sure that this cactus is placed in full sun.


Additional information

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 6 in