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branched pencil cholla
Cylindropuntia ramosissima
branched pencil cholla Cactus Family
Cylindropuntia ramosissima Cactaceae
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common names
  branched pencil cholla
  diamond cholla
accepted scientific name
  Cylindropuntia ramosissima (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth
rules for finding collection records
  Cylindropuntia ramosissima (1157)
  Opuntia ramosissima (179)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: Bill Truesdale and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is 0.5 to 1.0 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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Native Plant Status
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