Common names include plains prickly pear, twistspine pricklypear, western prickly pear
|Habit/Size||6-12 in. height, 6-8 in. width|
|Germination||Sow in fall or cold stratify fo 45-90 days. Scarification improves germination. Sow on surface and keep moist.|
|Uses||edible*(gum, fruit, leaves, seeds), medicinal*, utility (adhesive, gum)|
|Breed Status||open pollinated|
|Seeds Per Oz.||≈ 1400|
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