Calflora
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Searching for: family: CACTACEAE
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Bergerocactus emoryi
Golden spined cereus
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Bergerocactus emoryi
© 2011 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Bergerocactus emoryi
© 2017 Reily Pratt
Bergerocactus emoryi
© 2009 Anna Bennett
CalPhotos (UCB)
Carnegiea gigantea also called Cereus giganteus
Saguaro
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Carnegiea gigantea
© 2010 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Carnegiea gigantea
© 2003 Charles E. Jones
CalPhotos (UCB)
Carnegiea gigantea
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha alversonii also called Escobaria vivipara var. alversonii
Foxtail cactus
rare, native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Coryphantha alversonii
© 2012 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha alversonii
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha alversonii
© 2012 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha chlorantha
Desert pincushion
rare, native
Perennial herb
Coryphantha chlorantha
© 2005 Trent M. Draper
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha chlorantha
© 2008 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha chlorantha
© 2010 Amber Swanson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha vivipara
Spinystar
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Coryphantha vivipara
© 2003 Michael Charters
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha vivipara
© 2009 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha vivipara
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea also called Escobaria vivipara var. rosea
Viviparous foxtail cactus
rare, native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2009 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2006 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Coryphantha vivipara var. rosea
© 2009 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
Buck horn cholla
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
© 2005 Gene Wagner, RPh.
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
© 2020 Deborah Dozier
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
© 2017 Thomas Egan
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa also called Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
Buckhorn cholla
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa
© 2017 Thomas Egan
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa
© 2010 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa
© 2017 Thomas Egan
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. major
Buckhorn cholla
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
no photo
Cylindropuntia bigelovii also called Opuntia bigelovii
Teddybear cholla
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia bigelovii
© 2018 Anna Wolfe
Cylindropuntia bigelovii
© 2019 Matt Berger
Cylindropuntia bigelovii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia californica
California cholla
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia californica
© 2010 Anna Bennett
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia californica
© 2020 Diane Etchison
Cylindropuntia californica
© 2019 keith wayne garcia
Cylindropuntia californica var. californica also called Opuntia californica var. californica
California pricklypear
rare, native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia californica var. californica
© 2009 Andrew Borcher
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia californica var. californica
© 2010 Anna Bennett
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia californica var. californica
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
Brownspined pricklypear
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia californica var. parkeri
© 2009 Stanley Spencer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia chuckwallensis
Chuckwalla cholla
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia chuckwallensis
© 2014 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia chuckwallensis
© 2013 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia chuckwallensis
© 2014 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia echinocarpa
Silver cholla
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia echinocarpa
© 2015 Diane Etchison
Cylindropuntia echinocarpa
© 2010 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia echinocarpa
© 2019 Diane Etchison
Cylindropuntia fosbergii also called Opuntia Xfosbergii
Pink teddy-bear cholla
rare, native
Perennial herb
Cylindropuntia fosbergii
© 2014 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia fosbergii
© © 2014 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia fosbergii
© 2013 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia ganderi
Gander's buckhorn cholla
native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2020 Diane Etchison
Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2020 Bonnie Nickel
Cylindropuntia ganderi
© 2020 Linda Pardy
Cylindropuntia munzii also called Opuntia munzii
Munz's cholla
rare, native
Perennial herb (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia munzii
© 2011 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia munzii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia munzii
© 2011 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia prolifera also called Opuntia prolifera
Coastal cholla
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia prolifera
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Cylindropuntia prolifera
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Cylindropuntia prolifera
© 2019 Dave Beller
Cylindropuntia ramosissima also called Opuntia ramosissima
Branched pencil cholla
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia ramosissima
© 2005 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia ramosissima
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia ramosissima
© 2016 James Gonsman
Cylindropuntia wolfii also called Opuntia wolfii
Wolf's opuntia
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Cylindropuntia wolfii
© 2011 Duncan S. Bell
CalPhotos (UCB)
Cylindropuntia wolfii
© 2020 Joey Santore
Cylindropuntia wolfii
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocactus polycephalus
Cottontop cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocactus polycephalus
© 2010 Jarrett DeCorte
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocactus polycephalus
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocactus polycephalus
© 2004 Heath McAllister
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocactus polycephalus var. polycephalus
Cottontop
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocactus polycephalus var. polycephalus
© 2013 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocactus polycephalus var. polycephalus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocactus polycephalus var. polycephalus
© 2016 Michael Mifkovic
Echinocereus coccineus
Scarlet hedgehog cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2011 Robert Sivinski
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2018 Betty Wheeler
Echinocereus coccineus
© 2018 Betty Wheeler
Echinocereus engelmannii
Calico cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocereus engelmannii
© 2014 Timothy Boomer
Echinocereus engelmannii
© 2015 Diane Etchison
Echinocereus engelmannii
© 2018 Anna Wolfe
Echinocereus engelmannii var. acicularis
Engelmann's hedgehog cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocereus engelmannii var. acicularis
© © 2015 Barry Rice
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocereus engelmannii var. armatus
Engelmann's hedgehog cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
no photo
Echinocereus engelmannii var. engelmannii
Engelmann's hedgehog cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocereus engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2019 Marisa Persaud
Echinocereus engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2020 Robin Street-Morris
Echinocereus engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2020 W. Juergen Schrenk
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocereus engelmannii var. howei
Howe's hedgehog cactus
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocereus engelmannii var. howei
© 1989 Wolfgang Blum
CalPhotos (UCB)
Echinocereus mojavensis also called Echinocereus triglochidiatus
Mojave kingcup cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Echinocereus mojavensis
© 2020 Eric Engles
Echinocereus mojavensis
© 2019 Matt Berger
Echinocereus mojavensis
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
CalPhotos (UCB)
Ferocactus cylindraceus
California barrel cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Ferocactus cylindraceus
© 2018 Matt Berger
Ferocactus cylindraceus
© 2011 Gordon Neish
Ferocactus cylindraceus
© 2016 Anna Wolfe
Ferocactus viridescens
San diego barrel cactus
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Ferocactus viridescens
© 2005 Deborah Leonard
CalPhotos (UCB)
Ferocactus viridescens
© 2014 David Varner
Ferocactus viridescens
© 2013 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Grusonia parishii also called Opuntia parishii
Matted cholla
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Grusonia parishii
© 2012 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Grusonia parishii
© 2015 Steve McWilliams
Grusonia parishii
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
CalPhotos (UCB)
Grusonia pulchella also called Opuntia pulchella
Sagebrush cholla
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Grusonia pulchella
© 2010 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Grusonia pulchella
© 2010 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Grusonia pulchella
© 2010 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria dioica
Fish hook cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Mammillaria dioica
© 2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Mammillaria dioica
© 2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Mammillaria dioica
© 2020 Matt Berger
Mammillaria grahamii
Graham's nipple cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Mammillaria grahamii
© 2005 Gene Wagner, RPh.
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria grahamii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria grahamii
© 2016 Jason Matthias Mills
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria grahamii var. grahamii
Graham's fishhook cactus
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Mammillaria grahamii var. grahamii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria grahamii var. grahamii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria grahamii var. grahamii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria tetrancistra
Common fish hook cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Mammillaria tetrancistra
© 2010 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria tetrancistra
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
CalPhotos (UCB)
Mammillaria tetrancistra
© 2008 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia basilaris
Beavertail
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia basilaris
© 2020 Lynn Sweet
Opuntia basilaris
© 2015 Thomas Schirtz
Opuntia basilaris
© 2016 Anna Wolfe
Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris
Beavertail cactus
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris
© 2007 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris
© 2019 Diane Etchison
Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris
© 2019 Diane Etchison
Opuntia basilaris var. brachyclada
Short joint beavertail
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia basilaris var. brachyclada
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia basilaris var. brachyclada
© 2006 John Isaac Holson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia basilaris var. brachyclada
© 2020 Manzanita Dictionary
Opuntia basilaris var. treleasei also called Opuntia treleasei
Bakersfield cactus
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia basilaris var. treleasei
© 2020 Matt Berger
Opuntia basilaris var. treleasei
© 2020 Mitchell Coleman
Opuntia basilaris var. treleasei
© 2009 Howard Orman Clark, Jr.
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia chlorotica
Pancake prickly pear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia chlorotica
© 2004 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia chlorotica
© 2015 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia chlorotica
© 2003 Charles E. Jones
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia curvispina
Curved-spine beavertail
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
no photo
Opuntia engelmannii
Cactus apple
native
Shrub
Opuntia engelmannii
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia engelmannii
© 2004 Robert Sivinski
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia engelmannii
© Potts 2001 California Academy of Sciences
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii
Engelmann prickly pear
native
Shrub
Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2010 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2010 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia ficus-indica
Tuna
non-native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia ficus-indica
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia ficus-indica
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia ficus-indica
© 2007 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia fragilis
Brittle prickly pear
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia fragilis
© 2020 Joey Santore
Opuntia fragilis
© 2014 Robert L. Carr
Opuntia fragilis
© 2014 Robert L. Carr
Opuntia leucotricha
Nopal duraznillo
non-native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia leucotricha
© © 2014 Wynn Anderson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia leucotricha
© 2018 Adonis Tate
Opuntia leucotricha
© 2018 Adonis Tate
Opuntia littoralis
Prickly pear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia littoralis
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia littoralis
© 2006 Jennifer Naegele
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia littoralis
© 2018 Wynn Anderson
CalPhotos (UCB)
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    Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation. [web application]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 05, 2020).

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