Calflora
Taxon  Report   5948    
Opuntia pulchella  Engelm.  
(no longer an active name; please see Grusonia pulchella)
Beautiful cholla,  Sagebrush cholla
Opuntia pulchella, 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.
also called Grusonia pulchella
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Opuntia
Habitat: dunes

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Grusonia pulchella

 
NOTE: Opuntia pulchella is no longer an active name.
More information about  Opuntia pulchella
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (GRPU3)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2019).