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Cereus viridiflorus (Engelm.) Engelm.
Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts ser. 2, 4(1): 50. 1849 [10 Feb 1849] ; Pl. Fendler.
Family: CACTACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Echinocereus viridiflorus Engelm. in Wisliz.
Mem. Tour N. Mexico [Wislizenus] 91. 1848 Wisliz., Wisliz., Wisliz.

Cereus viridiflorus (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Julio C. García

Synonyms:

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus viridiflorus Engelm. in Wisliz.
Mem. Tour N. Mexico [Wislizenus] 91. 1848
Synonymy: 19 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus viridiflorus subs. chloranthus (Engelm.) N.P.Taylor
Cactaceae Consensus Init. 3: 10. 1997
Synonymy: 10 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus viridiflorus subs. correllii (L.D.Benson) W.Blum & Mich.Lange in W.Blum et al.
Echinocereus Monogr. (preprint) [10] (1998)
Synonymy: 5 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus viridiflorus subs. cylindricus (Engelm.) N.P.Taylor
Cactaceae Consensus Init. 3: 10. 1997
Synonymy: 8 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus viridiflorus subs. davisii (Houghton) N.P.Taylor
Cactaceae Consensus Init. 3: 10. 1997
Synonymy: 4 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus viridiflorus var. rhyolithensis W. Blume & Mich.Lange
Synonymy: 2 Cultivars (1):
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Nylon Hedgehog Cactus, Green-flower Hedgehog Cactus, Varied Hedgehog Cactus, Green Hedge Hog, Green Flowered Torch Cactus, Davis's Green Pitaya, Green Flowered Pitaya, Golden Spine Hedgehog, Correl's Green Pitaya, Varied Hedgehog, Green Pitaya

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Echinocereus viridiflorus/russanthus complex



22004 julio Julio C. García
Cereus viridiflorus (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Julio C. García
14090 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
- Flowers have a strong lemon scent. (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

14094 cactus-art Cactus Art
DJF 1673 (Collector: David J. Ferguson) Black Mesa, Oklahoma, USA (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Cactus Art
14091 cactus-art Cactus Art
DJF713.1 Larimer Co, CO, USA (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Cactus Art

14093 cactus-art Cactus Art
Cereus viridiflorus (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Cactus Art
14092 cactus-art Cactus Art
Cereus viridiflorus (Echinocereus viridiflorus) Photo by: Cactus Art


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