Cactaceae (weeds)

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Opuntia stricta (click on image to enlarge it)
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Cactaceae (weeds) - (cactus family)

The family of Cactaceae contains more than 1,000 species and is familiar for its ornamental cacti having spines and succulent stems. Several species are regarded as weeds and can cause serious problems in rangelands and crops.

The following genera are currently entered under this family: