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Cylindropuntia spinosior

Scientific NameCylindropuntia spinosior
Common NameCane Cholla
Growth FormShrub
Mature Size8′ tall
FlowersRed, white, yellow, purple
HardinessZones 5a-12
Sun RequirementsFull sun
Water RequirementsXeric
Soil RequirementsPrefers good drainage
Other InfoDeer resistant Attracts hummingbirds Pollinator friendly
Additional PhotosCane Cholla