• a bladderpod shrub covered in yellow flowers, with mountains in the background

    Joshua Tree

    National Park California

Cylindropuntia bigelovii (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth

Family Common
Name
Bloom
Period
Elevation
in meters
Growth
Habit
Nativity
Cactaceae teddybear cholla Mar-May <1000 shrub native
 
species close up
NPS/Julia Lynam
 
habitat
NPS/April Johnson

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