Taxon  Report   9085 
Cylindropuntia californica  (Torr. & Gray) F.M. Knuth  var. parkeri  (Coult.) J. Rebman
Brownspined pricklypear,  Cane cholla
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
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Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Parent Record Cylindropuntia californica
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia parryi
TJM2: Opuntia bernardina
TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia californica var. parkeri
TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia echinocarpa var. parkeri
TJM2: Opuntia parryi var. parryi
More information about  Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYCAP5)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 27, 2016).

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