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Coryphantha alversonii
cushion foxtail cactus Cactus Family
Coryphantha alversonii Cactaceae
common name
  cushion foxtail cactus
accepted scientific name
  Coryphantha alversonii (J.M. Coult.) Orcutt
rules for finding collection records
  Coryphantha alversonii (21)
  Coryphantha vivipara alversonii (4)
  Escobaria alversonii (3)
  Escobaria vivipara alversonii (17)
  Mammillaria alversonii (1)
  Cactus radiosus (1)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.2 inches
Plant Observed last week of December thru 2nd week of June

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (42)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Michael Charters (1)
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Native Plant Status
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