Calflora
Taxon  Report   5930    
Opuntia bigelovii  Engelm.  
(no longer an active name)
Jumping cholla,  Teddy bear cholla, Teddybear cholla
Opuntia bigelovii, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Opuntia

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Cylindropuntia bigelovii

 
NOTE: Opuntia bigelovii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Opuntia bigelovii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYBI9)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 13, 2020).