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Opuntia arbuscula Engelm.
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 3: 309. [prepr. p. 53. 1856]. 1857

Accepted Scientific Name: Cylindropuntia arbuscula (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth in Backeb. & F.M.Knuth
Kaktus-ABC [Backeb. & Knuth] 123. 1936 [12 Feb 1936] Backeb., F.M.Knuth

Opuntia arbuscula (Cylindropuntia arbuscula) Photo by: Raimondo Paladini
Growing habit near Borrego Springs, California, USA.


Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Branched pencil cholla, Bush cholla, Pencil cholla, Arizona pencil cholla
SPANISH (Español): Tasajo, Chollita, Chumbrera

30140 RapCactus Raimondo Paladini
Opuntia arbuscula (Cylindropuntia arbuscula) Photo by: Raimondo Paladini
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