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.
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


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2019).