Whipple’s Cholla is a large branching shrub like cactus that is typically 2 to 4 feet in height. The flowers are yellow and bloom in the spring to early summer. Be very careful around this plant. The spines are very sharp.
Did You Know?
Three episodes of Death Valley Days ("Long Night at Fort Lonely", "Key to the Fort", "A Full House") were filmed at Pipe Spring National Monument in 1967.