Taxon  Report   5924 
Opuntia ×vaseyi 
Vasey's prickly pear
Opuntia Xvaseyi
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
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Opuntia Xvaseyi
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Opuntia Xvaseyi
© 2000 Joseph Dougherty/
Opuntia ×vaseyi, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Opuntia Xvaseyi
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Opuntia
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
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PLANTS: Opuntia covillei
PLANTS: Opuntia occidentalis var. vaseyi
PLANTS: Opuntia vaseyi
TJM2: Opuntia littoralis var. austrocalifornica
TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia littoralis var. vaseyi
TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia occidentalis var. covillei
More information about  Opuntia ×vaseyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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