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cob cactus
Escobaria tuberculosa
Escobaria tuberculosa
cob cactus Cactus Family
Escobaria tuberculosa Cactaceae
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common names
  cob cactus
  white column foxtail cactus
  Biznaga-Escobar rómbica
accepted scientific name
  Escobaria tuberculosa (Engelm.) Britton & Rose
rules for finding collection records
  Escobaria tuberculosa (93)
  Coryphantha dasyacantha varicolor (1)
  Coryphantha tuberculosa (18)
  Escobaria strobiliformis (4)
  Mammillaria tuberculosa (1)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed All Year

Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
George O. Miller (6)
SEINet (5)
USDA PLANTS profile
Lady Bird Johnson
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Cal Photos (12)
New Mexico Flora (5)
Cal Photos (10)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
SEINet (1)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (1)
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