Patagonia Wildflowers
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erizo gris
Copiapoa cinerascens
Copiapoa cinerascens
erizo gris Cactus Family
Copiapoa cinerascens Cactaceae
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Spanish common name
  •erizo gris
accepted scientific name
  •Copiapoa cinerascens (Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose
rules for finding collection records
  •Copiapoa cinerascens (19)
family name
  • Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Marijn van den Brink
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.0 to 2.2 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed 2nd week of August thru end of February

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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