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Bergerocactus emoryi

Bergerocactus emoryi (Engelm.) Britton & Rose

Golden Cereus, Golden Clubcactus, Golden Snakecactus

Cactaceae (Cactus family)

Synonym(s): Bergerocereus emoryi, Cereus emoryi


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Size Notes: Stems somewhat segmented, up to about 5 feet tall.
Fruit: Berrylike, green.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul



Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Bergerocactus emoryi in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Bergerocactus emoryi in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Bergerocactus emoryi


Record Modified: 2019-08-21
Research By: CBR

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