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Epithelantha (pingpong-ball cactus)

Wikipedia Abstract

Epithelantha (button cactus) is a genus of cactus that is native to northeastern Mexico, and in an area from western Texas to Arizona. Epithelantha has two species, Epithelantha micromeris and Epithelantha bokei. The name Epithelantha refers to the flower position near the apex of the tubercles.
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Epithelantha bokei (pingpong ball cactus)
Epithelantha micromeris (pingpong ball cactus) (Attributes)

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