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Cactaceae

Cactaceae Juss. - Cactus Family

1. Echinocactus grusonii Hildm.

Common names: Golden Barrel Cactus, Golden Ball, Mother-in-Law's Cushion

Extract from Wikipedia article: Echinocactus grusonii, popularly known as the Golden Barrel Cactus, Golden Ball or, amusingly, Mother-in-Law's Cushion, is a well known species of cactus, and is endemic to east-central Mexico.

LinkGolden Barrel Cactus (Echinocactus grusonii) on a lawn near back entrance of Texas A and M University in Education City campus. Doha, Qatar, March 26, 2014

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