Calflora
Taxon  Report   3530    
Escobaria vivipara  (Nutt.) Buxb.  var. rosea  (Clokey) D. R. Hunt

(no longer an active name)

Spinystar,   Viviparous foxtail cactus
Escobaria vivipara var. rosea, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California, and also found in Arizona and Nevada.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Cactaceae  
Genus: Escobaria
Parent: Escobaria vivipara

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSCoryphantha vivipara var. rosea
More information about  Escobaria vivipara var. rosea

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 06/23/2021).