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mountain cactus
Pediocactus simpsonii
mountain cactus Cactus Family
Pediocactus simpsonii Cactaceae
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common names
  mountain cactus
  Simpson's hedgehog cactus
  mountain ball cactus
accepted scientific name
  Pediocactus simpsonii (Engelm.) Britton & Rose
rules for finding collection records
  Pediocactus simpsonii (830)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Al Schneider
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .6 to 1.2 inches
Plant Observed beginning of April thru end of September

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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