Taxon  Report   8437    
Escobaria vivipara  (Nutt.) Buxb.  
(no longer an active name)
Viviparous foxtail cactus
Escobaria vivipara, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Escobaria
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Coryphantha vivipara

NOTE: Escobaria vivipara is no longer an active name.
More information about  Escobaria vivipara
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2020).