Davis' Green Pitaya

Echinocereus davisii

Background Information

Other names: Davis' Hedgehog Cactus, Dwarf Hedgehog Cactus, Davis' Dwarf Hedgehog Cactus, Davis' Hedge Cactus

Status: Endangered

Distribution: it is find only in Texas ( green)

Davis' green pitaya is a dwarf cactus with rounded, mostly underground, single stems to 1 inches tall.

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Causes of endangerment

During dry weather, the plant loses water and shrinks.


This plant has a very tiny size ( like a five cents coin) we can step on it. We have to be careful when we're walking on vegetation...