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echinocereus reichenbachii var albertii

Echinocereus reichenbachii var. albertii

Echinocereus reichenbachii var. albertii NatureServe Explorer Species Reports — NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.

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FWS Digital Media Library — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video.Echinocereus reichenbachii is a perennial plant and shrub in the cactus family. The species is native to the Chihuahuan Desert and parts of northern Mexico and the southern United States, where they grow at elevations upEchinocereus reichenbachii var. albertii L.D.Benson: This cactus has large, pretty pink flowers with a very dark center. It has dark cental spines 0, or 1, 2 to 3 mm long, purple-black in colour. The 14 to 20 radial spines are white with dark purple tips number, straight, closely pectinate, to 1,500 meters. This cactus earned the Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit.

Detailed information
Full Name: Black Lace cactus (Echinocereus reichenbachii var. albertii)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Flowering Plants
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Endangered 11/28/1979 Southwest Region (Region 2) Wherever found
  • States/US Territories in which the Black Lace cactus, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Texas
  • US Counties in which the Black Lace cactus, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
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