Calflora
Taxon  Report   9844    
Cylindropuntia ×fosbergii  (C. B. Wolf) Rebman, M. A. Baker & Pinkava  
(no longer an active name)
Hoffmann's teddybear cholla
Cylindropuntia Xfosbergii
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
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Cylindropuntia ×fosbergii, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Cylindropuntia Xfosbergii
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

ICPN accepted name:
Cylindropuntia fosbergii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Opuntia ×fosbergii
ICPN + PLANTS: Opuntia bigelovii var. hoffmannii
ICPN + PLANTS: Opuntia fosbergii
NOTE: Cylindropuntia Xfosbergii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cylindropuntia ×fosbergii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYFO4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).