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rainbow hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus rigidissimus
Echinocereus rigidissimus
rainbow hedgehog cactus Cactus Family
Echinocereus rigidissimus Cactaceae
common name
  rainbow hedgehog cactus
accepted scientific name
  Echinocereus rigidissimus (Engelm.) J.N. Haage
rules for finding collection records
  Echinocereus pectinatus rigidissimus (17)
  Echinocereus rigidissimus (642)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 S.L. Minter, Madrean Archipelago Biodiversity Assessment Observations
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 2.4 to 3.5 inches
Plant Observed All Year

Plant Showiness (81%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present