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tulip prickly pear
Opuntia phaeacantha
tulip prickly pear Cactus Family
Opuntia phaeacantha Cactaceae
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common names
  tulip prickly pear
  Mojave prickly pear
  dark-spined prickly pear
accepted scientific name
  Opuntia phaeacantha Engelm.
rules for finding collection records
  Opuntia arizonica (5)
  Opuntia azurea (65)
  Opuntia canada (1)
  Opuntia phaeacantha (2790)
  exclude Opuntia phaeacantha discata
  exclude Opuntia phaeacantha flavispina
  exclude Opuntia phaeacantha piercei
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 2.4 to 4.4 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (50%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
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