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Echinomastus johnsonii (Johnson's fishhook cactus)
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn

Echinomastus johnsonii

Echinomastus johnsonii (Parry ex Engelm.) E.M. Baxter

Johnson's Fishhook Cactus

Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Synonym(s): Echinocactus johnsonii, Echinocactus johnsonii var. lutescens, Neolloydia johnsonii, Neolloydia johnsonii var. lutescens, Sclerocactus johnsonii

USDA Symbol: ECJO3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Cactus/Succulent

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Pink , Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: May begin blooming in February.


USA: AZ , CA , NV , UT

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2009-03-03
Research By: TWC Staff

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