Cylindropuntia spinosior x arbuscula Cane Cholla -
Pencil Cholla Hybrid
CACTUS. A single plant was found under mesquite trees in flat,
sandy soil on a tributary to Davidson Canyon. Long, thin, slightly
tuberculate branches, 1 - 1.5 cm in diameter, with large white areoles,
almost no glochids, and sparse central spines. Flowers not seen.
Fruits resemble those of C. spinosior but more elongate, narrower,
FAMILY: Cactaceae (Cactus Family)