Calflora
26 matching records.
Searching for: genus: Opuntia
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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)
Opuntia microdasys
Angel's wings
non-native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia microdasys
© 2017 Wynn Anderson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia microdasys
© 2017 Wynn Anderson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia microdasys
© 2017 Wynn Anderson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia oricola
Chaparral pricklypear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia oricola
© 2019 Diane Etchison
Opuntia oricola
© 2019 Diane Etchison
Opuntia oricola
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia phaeacantha
Brown spined prickly pear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia phaeacantha
© 2007 Jason E. Willand
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia phaeacantha
© 2012 Andreas Kettenburg
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia phaeacantha
© 2004 Charles E. Jones
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha
Plains pricklypear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia polyacantha
© 2005 Jerry Murray
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha
© 2016 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha
© 2018 Cynthia Powell
Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea also called Opuntia erinacea var. utahensis
Grizzlybear pricklypear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea
© 2003 Michael Charters
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea
© 2006 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea
© 2015 Patrick Donnelly
Opuntia polyacantha var. hystricina
Grizzlybear pricklypear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia polyacantha var. hystricina
© Gerald and Buff Corsi © 2014 California Academy of Sciences
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha var. hystricina
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2014 California Academy of Sciences
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia polyacantha var. hystricina
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2014 California Academy of Sciences
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia robusta
Nopal tapon
non-native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia robusta
© 2005 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia robusta
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia robusta
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia tomentosa
Woollyjoint pricklypear
non-native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia tomentosa
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia tomentosa
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia tomentosa
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia vaseyi also called Opuntia Xvaseyi
Vasey's prickly pear
native
Shrub
Opuntia vaseyi
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia vaseyi
© 2020 Jerzy Gronostalski
Opuntia vaseyi
© 2000 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia wigginsii
Wiggins's cholla
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia wigginsii
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia wigginsii
© 2004 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia wigginsii
© 2010 Malia Volke
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia ×charlestonensis
 
native
Shrub
no photo
Opuntia ×curvispina
 
rare, native
Shrub (stem succulent)
no photo
Opuntia xcurvispina also called Opuntia curvospina
Curved-spine beavertail
rare, native
Perennial herb
no photo
Opuntia ×occidentalis
Western prickly pear
native
Shrub (stem succulent)
Opuntia Xoccidentalis
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Opuntia Xoccidentalis
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Opuntia Xoccidentalis
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
    Suggested Citation
    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: Nov 26, 2020).

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