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Cylindropuntia echinocarpa
silver cholla Cactus Family
Cylindropuntia echinocarpa Cactaceae
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common names
  silver cholla
  golden cholla
  Wiggins' cholla
accepted scientific name
  Cylindropuntia echinocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth
rules for finding collection records
  Cylindropuntia echinocarpa (438)
  Opuntia echinocarpa (179)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Stan Shebs
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 1.6 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (23%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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Jay Sullivan (1)
Cal Photos (3)
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