Taxon  Report   9877 
Echinocereus coccineus  Engelm.
Scarlet hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2004 Robert Sivinski
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Echinocereus coccineus, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Echinocereus coccineus
© 2011 Robert Sivinski
Genus: Echinocereus
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 18, 2017).

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