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gearstem cactus
Peniocereus striatus
Peniocereus striatus
gearstem cactus Cactus Family
Peniocereus striatus Cactaceae
common name
  gearstem cactus
accepted scientific name
  Peniocereus striatus (Brandegee) Buxb.
rules for finding collection records
  Neoevansia striata (3)
  Peniocereus striatus (190)
  Wilcoxia diguetii (5)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Dr. Jürgen Menzel
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 2.75 to 4 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed All Year

Plant Showiness (90%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (11)
Az-Sonora Desert Museum (6)
Snowbirdpix (1)
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