Calflora
Taxon  Report   9878    
Echinocereus coccineus  Engelm.  var. coccineus   
(no longer an active name)
Scarlet hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus coccineus var. coccineus, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Coryphantha vivipara var. aggregata
PLANTS: Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. octacanthus
PLANTS: Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. melanacanthus
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NOTE: Echinocereus coccineus var. coccineus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Echinocereus coccineus var. coccineus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ECCOC)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2019).