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Cacti Genus opuntia




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Opuntia cochenillifera


Common Name(s):
Synonym(s): Cactus cochenillifer, Nopalea cochenillifera, Cactus nopal, Cactus splendidus, Cactus campechianus, Nopalea coccifera
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Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe:
Distribution: Widely Cultivated : Mexico (Cultivation, North America)
Habit: Treelike
Flower: RedEncounterability: Common Worldwide
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Opuntia cochenillifera
O. cochenillifera
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Leland Smith
Opuntia cochenillifera
O. cochenillifera
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Leland Smith
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