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Family: CACTACEAE 

 Opuntia chaffeyi
 

 Photo by Brad Johnson.

  
Author:  Nathaniel Lord Britton & Joseph Nelson Rose 1913
Family:  Cactaceae
Habitat:  Zacatecas, Mexico
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  4 centimetres
Height:  16 centimetres
Flower:  Light Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Cactaceae family was described by Nathaniel Lord Britton & Joseph Nelson Rose in 1913. It is found in Zacatecas, Mexico, growing in grit with some water and lots of sun. The flowers are light yellow. The root will get up to four centimetres in diameter and 35 centimetres long. The whole plant will get 16 centimetres high. 

Subfamily: Opuntioideae