Guide to Desert Plants Part 2

For more plant information, please see the

Guide to Desert Plants Part 1

This section is under construction. New entries will be added as time permits.

Please send names and/or pictures of desert plants you suggest should be included. Also, please point out any corrections that may be needed.

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Desert Plains Fountain Grass

Pennisetum alopecuroides

Scarlet Hedgehog

Echinocereus coccineus

Arizona Barrel Cactus

Dasylirion wheeleri

Hibiscus

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

Mexican Giant Cardon or False Suguaro

Pachycereus pringlei

Picardo’s Prickly Pear

Opuntia picardo

King Cup or Mojave Mound Hedgehog

Echinocereus triglochidiatus
Blue Beaked Yucca
Yucca rostrata

Brittlebrush

Encelia farinosa
Rebutia tarijensis

Rebutia spegazziniana

Sonoran Desert Agave
Agave ocahui

Yucca Cane Plant

Yucca aloifolia
Argentine Hedgehog

Echinopsis huascha

Argentine Hedgehog

Echinopsis huascha

Argentine Hedgehog

Echinopsis huascha

Peanut Cactus

Echinopsis Chamaecereus

Grizzly Bear

Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea