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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Escobaria

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(For a list of species in Escobaria, use the above link.)

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1. Stigma  widely ; inner perianth pale to deep rose-pink or rose-violet, midstripe conspicuously darker ..... E. alversonii

1' Stigma lobes  to ; inner perianth yellow-green, cream or pale orange to rose-pink or magenta, midstripe conspicuous or not

2. Inner perianth ascending or  only at tips, ± yellow-green to pale cream-yellow or pale orange, darker midstripe generally well defined ..... E. chlorantha

2' Inner perianth generally spreading, recurved, pale to dark rose-pink to magenta, lacking a well-defined midstripe ..... E. vivipara var. rosea


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