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Maihueniopsis ovata
Scientific Name: Maihueniopsis ovata (Pfeiff.) F.Ritter
Synonym: Opuntia grata, Tephrocactus russellii, Opuntia purpurea, Tephrocactus ovatus, Opuntia ovata, Opuntia russellii
Family: Cactaceae
Maihueniopsis  ovata
As Opuntia russellii in Britton and Rose's The Cactaceae
Minimum Avg. Temperature: 45F (8C)

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Origin: Argentina, eastern Chile

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As Opuntia ovata in Britton and Rose's The Cactaceae

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