Clustered cactus with yellow, brown and white needles. It will have magenta flowers when in bloom. This plant was about 1 1/2 feet tall.
Native plant in Creosote Bush Scrub at Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
Aka Calico Cactus, Strawberry Hedgehog Cactus, Engelmann's Hedgehog Cactus.
Lat: 33.24, Long: -116.39
Spotted on Dec 28, 2013
Submitted on Dec 29, 2013