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Pterocactus australis
Cactus Family
Pterocactus australis Cactaceae
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common name
accepted scientific name
  •Pterocactus australis (F.A.C. Weber) Backeb.
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  •Pterocactus australis (3)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Marijn van den Brink
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.2 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed All Year

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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