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Cylindropuntia sp.


Cactus with yellow stem. Flowers were already off of this cactus. This is native to California.


Mule Hill trail at Lake Hodges

1 Species ID Suggestions

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago
Jumping Cholla
Cylindropuntia fulgida Cylindropuntia fulgida

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CindyBinghamKeiser 8 years ago

I can't tell if it's C. fulgida or C. bigelovii (Teddy Bear Cholla).

CindyBinghamKeiser 8 years ago

Thank you Ava, I'll look into it :)

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

The genus is right, but look a little further into the species. I think I have it right, but not 100%.

Escondido, California, USA

Spotted on Dec 13, 2011
Submitted on Dec 14, 2011

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