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riverina pear
Opuntia elata
Opuntia elata
riverina pear Cactus Family
Opuntia elata Cactaceae
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English common name
  •riverina pear
accepted scientific name
  •Opuntia elata Link & Otto ex Salm-Dyck
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  •Opuntia elata (78)
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 2.0 to 3.0 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed 2nd week of July thru 2nd week of March

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
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