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
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Opuntia humifusa

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America Opuntia humifusa var. humifusa

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia compressa 132-01-001

INCLUDING 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
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Opuntia humifusa

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America Opuntia humifusa var. humifusa

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia compressa 132-01-001?

INCLUDING 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
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Opuntia humifusa

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America Opuntia humifusa var. humifusa

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

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Opuntia compressa 132-01-001?

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

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

INCLUDING 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

INCLUDED WITHIN 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

INCLUDED WITHIN 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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