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Cacti Genus opuntia




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Opuntia aciculata


Common Name(s): Chenille Prickly Pear
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Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe:
Distribution: Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas - Mexico : Texas -United States (North America)
Habit: Flattened-Padded
Flower: YellowEncounterability: Common Locally in Some Areas
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Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata
Picture taken at: Cliff and Linda Meng Private Collection, Fullerton, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata
Picture taken at: Cliff and Linda Meng Private Collection, Fullerton, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata
Picture taken at: Altman Growing Grounds, Vista, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata
Picture taken at: Altman Growing Grounds, Vista, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Opuntia aciculata var. orbiculata


Common Name(s): Chenille Prickly Pear
Synonym(s):
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Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe:
Distribution: Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas - Mexico : Texas -United States (North America)
Habit: Flattened-Padded
Flower: YellowEncounterability: Common Locally in Some Areas
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Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata var. orbiculata
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata var. orbiculata
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata var. orbiculata
Picture taken at: Pete Burggraaf's Private Collection

Photographer: Pieter Burggraaf

Opuntia aciculata
O. aciculata var. orbiculata
Picture taken at: Pete Burggraaf's Private Collection

Photographer: Pieter Burggraaf


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