Devil Cholla is a member of the
Cactus Family. It
height and has
cylindrical joints to 1.5 inches in diameter and 6 inches in length.
Spines are yellow or tan and grow to 2 inches in length. The
cactus grows in sandy areas in plains and on mesas at elevations between
Devil Cholla grows in clumps,
forming mats several yards in diameter.
Devil Cholla blooms between May and June and
produces a yellowish to greenish flower to 2 inches in width which is
followed by a yellow, spiny fruit to 3 inches in length.