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Cereus pectinatus (Scheidw.) Engelm.
Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts Plantae Fendlerianae Novi-Mexicanae ser. 2, 4(1): 50. 1849 [10 Feb 1849] ; Pl. Fendler.
Family: CACTACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Echinocereus pectinatus (Scheidw.) Engelm.
Mem. Tour N. Mexico [Wislizenus] 110, 1848. Wisliz., Wisliz., Wisliz.

Cereus pectinatus (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Diego Armentano

Synonyms:

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus pectinatus (Scheidw.) Engelm.
Mem. Tour N. Mexico [Wislizenus] 110, 1848.
Synonymy: 9 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus pectinatus subs. wenigeri (L.D.Benson) W.Blum & Rutow
Echinocereus Monogr. (preprint) [7]. 1998 [3 Apr 1998] ; preprint
Synonymy: 2
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Rainbow Cactus, Purple Candle Cactus, Lace Cactus, Comb Hedgehog, Texas rainbow cactus
RUSSIAN (Русский): Эxиноцереус гребневидный
SPANISH (Español): Órgano-pequeño Peine

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Echinocereus pectinatus group


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Cereus pectinatus (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Cactus Art
14219 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
- As potted plant it is enormously popular for its easy culture and free flowering. (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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This is a particularly fine-flowering species due to the satiny sheen of the petals, which make them glow in sun light. (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Cactus Art
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Cereus pectinatus (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Cactus Art

14222 cactus-art Cactus Art
Cereus pectinatus (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Cactus Art
26430 diegoe Diego Armentano
Cereus pectinatus (Echinocereus pectinatus) Photo by: Diego Armentano


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