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Distribution by County   13172    
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa  (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) F. M. Knuth  var. acanthocarpa 
Buckhorn cholla
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 09/25/2022).