Calflora
Taxon  Report   5945    
Opuntia parryi  Engelm.  var. serpentina  (Engelm.) L. Benson  
(no longer an active name)
Prostrate valley cholla,  Snake cholla
Opuntia parryi var. serpentina, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California, Baja California.
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Opuntia
Parent: Opuntia parryi
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
JEF + PLANTS other name:
Cylindropuntia californica var. californica

 
NOTE: Opuntia parryi var. serpentina is no longer an active name.
More information about  Opuntia parryi var. serpentina
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
USDA PLANTS Profile (CYCAC)


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 13, 2019).