Calflora
Taxon  Report   9086    
Cylindropuntia ganderi  (C. B. Wolf) Rebman & Pinkava
Gander's buckhorn cholla
Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2013 Keir Morse
Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Cylindropuntia ganderi, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2012 Keir Morse
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Opuntia acanthocarpa var. ganderi
ICPN + PLANTS: Opuntia acanthocarpa ssp. ganderi
ICPN + PLANTS: Opuntia ganderi
More information about  Cylindropuntia ganderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYGA5)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2018).

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