Characteristics[edit | edit source]
Barrel cactus fruit is found on barrel cactus, which appears as spherical cacti that can be encountered while wandering the Mojave Wasteland. They usually form in groups, with one large barrel cactus that contains the fruit surrounded by several smaller cacti. Like all other Mojave Wasteland plants, fruit-bearing barrel cacti will eventually grow back after being picked.
Survival skill effect[edit | edit source]
|10||-1 Endurance for 2m, +1 Hit Point for 5s||-18 Dehydration , -6 Starvation|
|20||-1 Endurance for 2m, +1 Hit Point for 5s||-21 Dehydration , -7 Starvation|
|30||-1 Endurance for 2m, +1 Hit Point for 5s||-24 Dehydration , -8 Starvation|
|40||-1 Endurance for 2m, +1 Hit Point for 5s||-27 Dehydration , -9 Starvation|
|50||-2 Endurance for 2m, +2 Hit Point for 5s||-30 Dehydration , -10 Starvation|
|60||-2 Endurance for 2m, +2 Hit Point for 5s||-33 Dehydration , -11 Starvation|
|70||-2 Endurance for 2m, +2 Hit Point for 5s||-36 Dehydration , -12 Starvation|
|80||-2 Endurance for 2m, +2 Hit Point for 5s||-39 Dehydration , -13 Starvation|
|90||-2 Endurance for 2m, +2 Hit Point for 5s||-42 Dehydration , -14 Starvation|
|100||-3 Endurance for 2m, +3 Hit Point for 5s||-45 Dehydration , -15 Starvation|
Crafting[edit | edit source]
This item can be crafted by the player character.
Salient Green (1)
Barrel cactus fruit (1)
Variants[edit | edit source]
Locations[edit | edit source]
- Thirteen cacti can be found around El Dorado Dry Lake, making it one of the most abundant sources.
- Eight can be bought or stolen from the Westside Co-op.
- There are approximately four plants by the Brooks tumbleweed ranch, if the Courier ventures behind the ranch, up against the mountains.
- There are three plants outside the western wall of Ranger station Bravo.
- They can sometimes be found in refrigerators.
- Two are in the mess hall within the Nellis Air Force Base.
- Sometimes sold by traveling merchants.
- Farm patches inside and outside Westside contain a few of these cacti.
- Field Research, once the Courier has upgraded the biological research station. One can be acquired every three in-game days after the completion of
- seed package, can be found near the Dionaea Muscipula. The dried version, one of the items converted from the
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
The barrel cactus is based on the real world equivalent barrel cactus, native to the deserts of southwestern North America, with the largest specimens found in the Mojave Desert. The fruit of these plants is collected by Native Americans for use during extreme drought conditions.