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California cholla
Cylindropuntia californica
California cholla Cactus Family
Cylindropuntia californica Cactaceae
common names
  California cholla
  cane cholla
  snake cholla
accepted scientific name
  Cylindropuntia californica (Torr. & A. Gray) F.M. Knuth
rules for finding collection records
  Cylindropuntia californica (713)
  Cylindropuntia delgadilloana (7)
  Opuntia californica parkeri (13)
  Opuntia parryi (103)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1.4 to 1.6 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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