Calflora
Taxon  Report   9845    
Cylindropuntia californica  (Torr. & A. Gray) F. M. Knuth
California cholla
Cylindropuntia californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Opuntia californica var. californica
ICPN: Opuntia californica
More information about  Cylindropuntia californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYCA25)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: May 28, 2020).