Opuntia microdasys (Cultivated)

Opuntia microdasys (Lehm.) Pfeiff., Enum. Diagn. Cact. 154 1837. (syn: Cactus microdasys Lehmann);   SK 2359 03 January 2020 : 7 posts by 2 authors. 2 images- 4 to 6 mb each. Location: Kalimpong, WB, India Date:  27  November 2019  Elevation: 1350m. Habitat: Cultivated Opuntia microdasys (Lehm.) Pfeiff. ?? Yes, appears to be Opuntia microdasys […]

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Opuntia stricta (Muscat) ?

Opuntia stricta (Haw.) Haw., Syn. Pl. Succ. 191 1812. (Syn: Cactus opuntia var. inermis DC.; Cactus strictus Haw.; Consolea bahamana (Britton & Rose) A.Berger; Opuntia anahuacensis Griffiths; Opuntia inermis (DC.) DC.; Opuntia stricta var. stricta ) ?;             Opuntia For ID : Muscat : 220414 : AK-16 : 3 posts […]

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Opuntia humifusa ?

Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf., Med. fl. 2:247. 1830 (Syn: (≡) Cactus humifusus Raf. (basionym); (=) Opuntia compressa auct.; (=) Opuntia vulgaris auct. nonn.);    Opuntia humifusa, commonly known as the Eastern Prickly Pear or Indian Fig, is a native cactus found in most of eastern North America. It ranges from Montana eastward to southern Ontario […]

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Opuntia monacantha

Opuntia monacantha Haw., Suppl. pl. succ. 81. 1819 (Syn: (=) Cactus monacanthos Willd.; (=) Opuntia lemaireana Console ex F. A. C. Weber; (=) Opuntia vulgaris auct. mult.; (=) Opuntia vulgaris var. lemaireana (Console ex F. A. C. Weber) Backeb.);   Common name: Drooping Prickly Pear, Cochineal Prickly Pear, Barbary Fig • Hindi: नाग फनी Nag phani • […]

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Opuntia species

Opuntia mickeyum 922011 – UD 001:  for your perusal …. Date/Time-   9 2 2011 named  Photo from 2008 summer Location- Place, Altitude, GPS-  Sea level Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-  Nursery Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb-  small plant, just starting out Height/Length-  10 inches at the most Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size-    roundish Inflorescence […]

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Opuntia engelmannii

Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck, Cact. Hort. Dyck. [ed. 1849] 67, 235 67 1849. (Syn: Opuntia alta Griffiths; Opuntia cacanapa Griffiths & Hare; Opuntia chisosensis (M.S. Anthony) D.J. Ferguson; Opuntia engelmannii var. alta (Griffiths) Weniger; Opuntia engelmannii var. cacanapa (Griffiths & Hare) Weniger; Opuntia engelmannii var. subarmata (Griffiths) Weniger; Opuntia engelmannii var. texana (Griffiths) Weniger; Opuntia lindheimeri var. […]

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Opuntia ficus-indica ?

Opuntia ficus-indica ?;          Re: [India-nature-pixs] cactus : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2). at Nannaj Is it Opuntia ficus-indica (Indian Fig)? Pl. see the link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opuntia_ficus-indica I don’t think this is ficus indica. I am not expert on Opuntia, but those I’ve seen and owned never had any long spines. The […]

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Opuntia ficus-indica

Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill., Gard. Dict. ed. 8 2 1768. (Syn: Cactus elongatus Willd.; Cactus ficus-indica L.; Opuntia arcei Cárdenas; Opuntia chinensis (Roxb.) K. Koch; Opuntia cordobensis Speg.; Opuntia vulgaris Mill.);   Barbary-fig, Indian-fig, Indian-fig prickly-pear, mission cactus, mission prickly-pear, prickly-pear, smooth mountain prickly-pear, smooth prickly-pear, spineless cactus, sweet prickly-pear, tuberous prickly-pear, tuna cactus;   […]

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Opuntia elatior

Opuntia elatior Mill., Gard. Dict. ed. 8 4 1768. (syn. Cactus elatior (Mill.) Willd.; Opuntia bergeriana F.A.C.Weber ex A.Berger; Opuntia nigricans (Haw.) Haw.); op-UN-shee-uh — named after Opus (Greece), area where cactus-like plants were grown ee-LAY-tee-or — taller commonly known as: prickly pear • Hindi: चप्पल सेंद chappal-sendh, नाग फनी nag phani • Kannada: ಡಬ್ಬಗಳ್ಳಿ […]

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Opuntia stricta var. dillenii

Opuntia stricta (Haw.) Haw. var. dillenii (Ker Gawl.) L. D. Benson, Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 41:126. 1969 (Syn: (≡) Cactus dillenii Ker Gawl. (basionym); (≡) Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw.) as per GRIN;   Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw., Suppl. Pl. Succ. 79 79 1819 (syn. Cactus chinensis Roxb.; Cactus dillenii Ker Gawl.; Cactus […]

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