Taxon  Report   9877    
Echinocereus coccineus  Engelm.
Scarlet hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2018 Betty Wheeler
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2004 Robert Sivinski
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2011 Robert Sivinski
Echinocereus coccineus, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Echinocereus coccineus
© 2018 Betty Wheeler
Genus: Echinocereus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Echinocereus coccineus
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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