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Distribution by County   9587    
Grusonia parishii  (Orcutt) Pinkava
Matted cholla
Grusonia parishii is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
also called Opuntia parishii
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).
Record Count by County

Riverside: 13 San Bernardino: 65

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]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 06/15/2024).