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scarlet hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus coccineus
scarlet hedgehog cactus Cactus Family
Echinocereus coccineus Cactaceae
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common names
  scarlet hedgehog cactus
  claret-cup cactus
accepted scientific name
  Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.
rules for finding collection records
  Echinocereus coccineus (1605)
  Echinocereus triglochidiatus melanacanthus (112)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Robert Sivinski
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.5 to 2.5 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (34%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
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Native Plant Status
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