• Pipe Spring National Monument

    Pipe Spring

    National Monument Arizona

Whipple’s Cholla

Whipple's Cholla
Whipple's Cholla
 
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?

Tissandier drawing of Winsor Castle

Did You Know that Albert Tissandier, a Frenchman, sketched the first recorded image of Winsor Castle at Pipe Spring in 1885?