Taxon  Report   2879 
Echinocereus engelmannii  (Parry) Ruempler  var. howei  L. Benson
Howe's hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus engelmannii var. howei, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Echinocereus engelmannii var. howei
© 1989 Wolfgang Blum
Creosote Bush Scrub
Genus: Echinocereus
Parent Record Echinocereus engelmannii.
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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: Mar 31, 2015).

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