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Author:  Jesús González Ortega 1927
Family:  Cactaceae
Habitat:   Mexico
Soil:   Grit
Water:   Minimum
Sun:   Maximum
Thickness:  30 centimetres
Height:  2 meters
Flower:   Red/Yellow
Propagate:   Seeds
Names:   -
Synonyms:  Ferocactus wislizeni subsp. herrerae, Pilbeam & Bowdery.
Ferocactus wislizeni
var. herrerae, N.P.Taylor.

This member of the Cactaceae family was first described by Jesús González Ortega in 1927. It is from Mexico, where it grows in grit on the hill-sides. It gets lots of water in two months and lots of sun all year. It will grow to 30 centimetres in diameter and two meters high. The flowers are red/yellow, and seeds are the only way of reproducing. I found Rikke's in Amsterdam 2001.