Taxon  Report   8904 
Coryphantha vivipara  (Nutt.) Britt. and Rose  var. rosea  (Clokey) L. Benson
viviparous foxtail cactus

Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2009 James M. Andre
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California and Arizona, Nevada.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2009 James M. Andre
Genus: Coryphantha
Parent Record Coryphantha vivipara.
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
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TJM2 + CNPS: Escobaria vivipara var. rosea
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 13, 2015).

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