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pingpong ball cactus
Epithelantha micromeris
Epithelantha micromeris
pingpong ball cactus Cactus Family
Epithelantha micromeris Cactaceae
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common names
  pingpong ball cactus
  Biznaga-blanca chilona
accepted scientific name
  Epithelantha micromeris (Engelm.) A. Weber ex Britton & Rose
rules for finding collection records
  Epithelantha micromeris (53)
  Epithelantha pachyrhiza (18)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Patrick Alexander
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed 3rd week of December thru 1st week of September

Plant Showiness (36%)
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