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Opuntia turpinii

Pine Cone Prickly Pear

This unique "pads" of this cactus are thick, brown, and cylindrical, looking much like pine cones. This spineless selection may harbor a few glochids. In the summer pale pink flowers are produced at the tips of the pads. Place in part shade and excellent drainage. Syn: Tephrocactus articulatus var. inermis