Taxon  Report   5934 
Opuntia engelmannii  Engelm.  var. engelmannii 
Engelmann prickly pear, cactus apple
Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Genus: Opuntia
Parent Record Opuntia engelmannii.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Opuntia ×subarmata
PLANTS: Opuntia tardospina
PLANTS: Opuntia occidentalis var. megacarpa
PLANTS: Opuntia microcarpa
PLANTS: Opuntia megacarpa
PLANTS: Opuntia lindheimeri var. tricolor
PLANTS: Opuntia discata
PLANTS: Opuntia dillei
PLANTS: Opuntia tricolor
TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia phaeacantha var. discata
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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