Opuntia is a genus of shrub in the family cacti. They are listed in cites appendix ii. They are native to Eastern North America, North America, Middle America, Western North America, and Atlantic And Gulf Coastal Plain (Agcp). Flowers are visited by Ceratina montana, Sonoran bumble bee, Apis mellifera, and Euphoria kernii. Individuals can grow to 0.5 m.
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