Opuntia cespitosa


Synonym:Opuntia humifusa
Family:Cactaceae
Common Name:Prickly Pear Cactus
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C Value:5
Wetness:UPL
# of Species in  
Genus in Illinois:
3
Duration:Perennial
Reproduction:Monoecious
Flower Type:Perfect
Growth Habit:Forb, Succulent
Leaf Arrangement:FIXME
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Leaf Toothing:n/a
Flower Color:Yellow
Habitat:Arid sandstone glades
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ID Tips:Waxy flowers with red centers
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