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Rope cactus (Cylindropuntia imbricata)

Invasive Assessment | Impact Assessment

Scientific name: Cylindropuntia imbricata (Haw.) F.M. Knuth

Common name:

Rope cactus, Devil's rope pear


Reported to invade grasslands, woodlands and other semi arid to arid habitats to 2,200 m (Carr, Yugovic & Robinson 1992; FNA 2004; Kinraide 1978).

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