EPPO Global Database

Cylindropuntia imbricata(OPUIM)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-07-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: OPUIM
  • Preferred name: Cylindropuntia imbricata
  • Authority: (Haworth) Knuth

Notes

North America (Mexico, southwest USA). Cultivated as a shrubby cactus. Introduced in Mediterranean, South Africa, Argentina

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cactus imbricatus Haworth
Opuntia imbricata (Haworth) de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
candelabrum cactus English
cane cactus English
cane cholla English
chain-link cactus English
devil's rope English (AU)
tree cholla English
walking-stick cholla English (US)
Baumfeigenkaktus German
dachziegelförmiger Feigenkaktus German
oponce arborescente French
oponce arbustive French
cholla Spanish
fico d'India arborescente Italian
опунция черепитчатая Russian