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Barrel cactus
also called Compass cactus and has one more synonym

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  1. a type of cactus characterized by being approximately barrel-shaped

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  2. Barrel cacti are classified into the two genera Echinocactus and Ferocactus, both of which are found in the Southwest Desert of North America

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  3. Their pineapple-shaped fruits can be easily removed but are not recommended for eating

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  4. may reach over a meter in height

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  5. Ferocactus echidne
    Ferocactus echidne

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  6. Its ribs are numerous and pronounced and the spines are long and yellow

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