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A rare cactus that usually grows in clusters. The round stems are about three ft long and covered with short spines. In the spring the new growth is a golden color.
Spotted near the Point Loma Tide Pools at the Cabrillo National Monument. The plant is endemic to Baja California and San Diego.
Spotted on Nov 18, 2021
Submitted on Dec 25, 2021
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Wonderful spotting Brian. It really does look like a snake :D Thank you for sharing! Liana