With vibrant flowers and a thorny texture, this stunning plant draws attention to a dry area!
Water Requirements: Low water requirements, avoid soggy conditions. Highly drought tolerant! Avoid watering in winter due to dormancy.
Soil: Well-draining, dry soil.
Growth Rate: Slow
Bloom Time: Year round unless frost.
Temperature: Not cold hardy. Cover at around 45 F.
Pruning: Slow growing, so pruning is generally not needed. If pruning is done, remember to wear gloves!
Toxicity: Sap is toxic to people and animals. Also, thorns may be harmful.
Tips: Looks great in a desert landscape. Wear gloves when handling Crown of Thorns!