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Browsing: Cactaceae

The family Cactaceae (cactus, cacti) is divided into four subfamilies (Pereskioideae, Opuntioideae, Cactoideae and Maihuenioideae), around 125 – 130 genera and 1,400 – 1,500 species of flowering plants with succulent (water-storing) stems.

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Cylindropuntia hystrix

Cylindropuntia hystrix is a much-branched, shrubby cactus with cylindrical segments covered with long spines. Segments are green, with…

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Echinopsis 'Jealousy'

Echinopsis 'Jealousy' is one of the most popular Echinopsis hybrids. Stem is semi-columnar, up to 5.2 inches (13 cm) in diameter, with…

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Cintia knizei

Cintia knizei, also known as Rebutia cintia, is a dwarf, solitary cactus with globose stem up to 2 inches (5 cm) in diameter. The color of…

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Rebutia 'Apricot Ice'

Rebutia 'Apricot Ice' is a small cactus with barrel-shaped stems, up to 3 inches (7.5 cm) in diameter, with white, soft, hair-like spines…

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