Taxon  Report   8904 
Coryphantha vivipara  (Nutt.) Britt. and Rose  var. rosea  (Clokey) L. Benson
Viviparous foxtail cactus
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
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Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2009 James M. Andre
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2010 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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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Escobaria vivipara var. rosea
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TJM2 + CNPS: Escobaria vivipara var. rosea
More information about  Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 24, 2017).

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