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Cylindropuntia arbuscula
pencil cholla Cactus Family
Cylindropuntia arbuscula Cactaceae
common name
  pencil cholla
accepted scientific name
  Cylindropuntia arbuscula (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth
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  Cylindropuntia arbuscula (182)
  Opuntia arbuscula (94)
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Image Author: ©2010 Anthony Mendoza
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 1.5 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (7)
Bioimages (5)
Snowbirdpix (4)
Cal Photos (4)
Cal Photos (2)
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