Taxon  Report   9084 
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa  (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth
Buck horn cholla

Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
© 2006 Trent M. Draper
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
© 2005 Gene Wagner, RPh.
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Subspecies and Varieties:
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Opuntia acanthocarpa
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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