Taxon  Report   5947 
(not active)   Opuntia prolifera  Engelm.
cholla,  coastal cholla
Opuntia prolifera, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Community: Coastal Sage Scrub
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Opuntia
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + PLANTS: accepted name: Cylindropuntia prolifera
 
 NOTE: Opuntia prolifera is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Opuntia prolifera  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CYPR19)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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