Taxon  Report   5937    
Opuntia erinacea  Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow  var. utahensis  (Engelm.) L. D. Benson  
(no longer an active name)
Utah grizzlybear pricklypear,  Utah prickly pear
Opuntia erinacea var. utahensis, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.
Genus: Opuntia
Parent: Opuntia erinacea
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF other name:
Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea

PLANTS other name:
Opuntia polyacantha var. polyacantha

NOTE: Opuntia erinacea var. utahensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Opuntia erinacea var. utahensis
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: Nov 19, 2019).