Cylindropuntia spinosior

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Common Name:

Cane Cholla, Walking Stick Cholla


Arizona, New Mexico and Sonora, Mexico


Compact, tree-like cholla to 6 feet tall and wide. Purple flowers. Grows in dry grasslands. The dried wood caness make for good long straight walking sticks.

Red spines fade to grey as they age.


Temperature: Hardy to 10F

Full Sun

Ultra Soil Blend

Low Water

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