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Melocactus From the Greek melon, the melon, and kaktos, spiny plant, a reference to the globular shape of this cactus (Cactaceae). These are greenhouse succulent perennials globular to barrel-shaped, with 9-20 ribs. The majority have short spines, but some species … Continue reading

14. July 2017 by Dave Pinkney
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