Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00085373
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9cb36666-0bf2-436e-8ad5-394a1ab95fa6
Taxon: Cylindropuntia leptocaulis x spinosior (Engelm.) Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Raul Puente (2014)
Collector: Joni Ward   930   
Date: 2014-04-22
Locality: Grown in Grown in cultivation at Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, N 33 deg 27' 33'', W 111 deg 56' 35'', 1200 ft., 366 m: accession number 2014-0896-01-1, possibly of wild origin but no locality data in LCMS data base.
Description: Plant height 4.5 feet, width 4 feet, shrub-like; stems greenish-gray; spines cream with darker tips, 2-4 per areole; flowers collected in the afternoon, diameter 32-36 mm, length 38-49 mm, outer perianth light yellow with reddish-green mid-stripe, inner perianth light yellow with a faint reddish-green mid-stripe and red at tips, inner tepal length 13 mm, width 8 mm, margins smooth; stigma lobe number 4-5, light yellow with a hint of green; style light yellow with a hint of green; filaments light yellow-green; anthers light yellow.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers.
Notes: Cactus Voucher Project.; Cultivated or Captive
Specimen Images
Record ID: 9cb36666-0bf2-436e-8ad5-394a1ab95fa6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
See an error? Login to edit data
No comments have been submitted
New Comment
Login to leave a comment.