Taxon  Report   9847 
Cylindropuntia munzii  (C.B. Wolf) Backeb.
Munz's cholla
Cylindropuntia munzii
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Cylindropuntia munzii, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Cylindropuntia munzii
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cylindropuntia ×munzii
TJM2: Opuntia ×munzii
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Opuntia munzii
More information about  Cylindropuntia munzii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYMU12)

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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: Aug 26, 2016).

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