Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Prickly Pear
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Opuntia mesacantha ssp. mesacantha
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Opuntia humifusa
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia compressa 132-01-001

LESS THAN Flora of North America Opuntia humifusa var. humifusa

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Opuntia pollardii


Tepals entirely yellow or greenish yellow, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Common Eastern Prickly Pear
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Opuntia cespitosa
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Opuntia humifusa
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia compressa 132-01-001?

LESS THAN Flora of North America Opuntia humifusa var. humifusa

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Opuntia opuntia


Tepals yellow w red/maroon bases (vs. O. humifusa & mesacantha entirely yellow, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Opuntia humifusa, Eastern Prickly Pear
Common Name: Eastern Prickly Pear
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Opuntia humifusa
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Opuntia humifusa
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia compressa 132-01-001?

LESS THAN Flora of North America Opuntia humifusa var. humifusa

GREATER THAN Flora of West Virginia (Strausbaugh & Core, 1978) Opuntia calcicola


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Dune Prickly Pear, Dune Devil-joint, Devils-joint Cactus
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Opuntia drummondii
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) PLANTS National Database: Opuntia pusilla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia drummondii 132-01-002

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Opuntia drummondii

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Opuntia tracyi


Inner tepals yellow throughout; filaments & anthers yellow; stigma lobes white, per Flora of North America.


camera icon Common Name: Coastal Prickly Pear, Shell Midden Prickly-pear, Yaaxpakan
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Opuntia stricta var. dillenii
(?) PLANTS National Database: Opuntia dillenii

LESS THAN Flora of North America Opuntia stricta

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Opuntia stricta var. dillenii


Inner tepals light yellow throughout; filaments, anthers style & stigma yellow, per Flora of North America.


camera icon Common Name: Coastal Prickly Pear, Shell Midden Prickly-pear
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Opuntia stricta var. stricta
(?) PLANTS National Database: Opuntia stricta

LESS THAN Flora of North America Opuntia stricta

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Opuntia stricta var. stricta


Inner tepals light yellow throughout; filaments, anthers style & stigma yellow, per Flora of North America.


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