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Published In: Journal of the New York Botanical Garden 9(107): 188. 1908. (J. New York Bot. Gard.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/10/2018)
Acceptance : Accepted
Species profile     (Last Modified On 11/25/2019)
Typical Adult Height Range (m): 8-12, >12
Life Form: Tree Succulent
Annual Precipitation Range (mm): 150-249, 250-399
Elevation Range (meters above sea level): 0-199, 200-399, 400-799, 800-1199, 1200-1799
Habitat(s): Plains/Valleys, Hills/Plateaus, Canyons, Watercourses
Substrate(s): Rocky
- Detailed Veg. Information: Thornscrub, Sonoran desertscrub
Global Regions of Occurrence: North America
- Geographic Range: sw USA, nw Mexico
Single-country Endemic: No
IUCN Redlist Category: LC (Least Concern)
Lifespan: Long (200-500 years)
Succulence: Succulent Stems
Armament (spines, thorns, etc.): yes
Propagation Technique(s): Cuttings
Uses: Food/Beverages, Live Fences



Specimens whose coordinates are enclosed in square brackets [ ] have been mapped to a standard reference mark based on political units.
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