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Walking Stick Cactus

Description:

Walking Stick Cactus: Cylindropuntia spinosior

Habitat:

High Desert/Plains

Notes:

Really neat Cactus seen all over South East Colorado. Also called the Cane Cholla cactus can grow 3-4' tall. Blooms are yellow to magenta and 3" wide. The ripe yellow fruits are edible.


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Fosters3
Fosters3 7 years ago

Sorry for the sideways picture!

La Junta, Colorado, USA

Lat: 37.64, Long: -103.56

Spotted on Apr 23, 2010
Submitted on Apr 23, 2010

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