Plant ID forum: Who can Identify this lovely cactus?

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Name: Jean
Hot Springs Vlg, AR, DeLand, F
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rocklady
Sep 2, 2013 10:45 AM CST
While on a trip to Texas a few years, we happened upon this beautiful cactus growing at Enchanted Rock Park. I would love to have its identity. Any help will be appreciated.


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Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
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frostweed
Sep 2, 2013 2:43 PM CST
It looks like Lace Cactus, Echinocereus reichenbachii
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Name: Jean
Hot Springs Vlg, AR, DeLand, F
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rocklady
Sep 2, 2013 6:56 PM CST
Thanks,for the ID Frostweed. There are so many beautiful plants growing out west that I am not familiar with and I try to get IDs for them when I can.
Any day you wake up on the sunny side of the grass is a good day.

"The moving hand writes and having writ moves on. Neither all thy piety nor all thy wit can lure it back to cancel half a line nor all thy tears wash out a word of it." The Rubiyat by Omar Khayyam
Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
Hi Everybody!! Let us talk native.
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I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Birds Cat Lover
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frostweed
Sep 2, 2013 7:00 PM CST
I am glad I was able to help, I happen to have one of those in a pot, it is very pretty. Smiling
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Name: Dave Whitinger
Jacksonville, Texas (Zone 8b)
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dave
Sep 3, 2013 7:19 AM CST

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Lace Cactus (Echinocereus reichenbachii)

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