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chain link cholla
Cylindropuntia cholla
chain link cholla Cactus Family
Cylindropuntia cholla Cactaceae
common name
  chain link cholla
accepted scientific name
  Cylindropuntia cholla (F.A.C. Weber) F.M. Knuth
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  Cylindropuntia cholla (257)
  Opuntia cholla (113)
family name
Image Author: ©2015 Barry Rice
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.3 to 1.5 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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SEINet (6)
Wikimedia Commons (5)
Starr Environmental (3)
New Mexico Flora (2)
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