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Cleistocactus winteri (golden rat tail)

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Cleistocactus winteri is a succulent of the Cactaceae family. Its common name is the golden rat tail. It is one of three species referred to as rat tail cactus.This plant forms huge tangled mounds of fairly rapid growth. It has many short bristly golden spines that literally cover the surface of the stems.
View Wikipedia Record: Cleistocactus winteri

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Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Cleistocactus winteri

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