Common name(s): Beavertail Cactus
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 6~8 - 10
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Links for Opuntia basilaris
- All Things Plants - Community-assembled plant profile (3 varieties in database) (6 photos)
- Dave's Garden PlantFiles - Profile page with horticultural basics, and member-contributed photos and comments. (zone 8-10) (36 photos)
- Denver Botanic Gardens - Description, native range, and cultural requirements. (zone 7)
- Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Plant description and characteristics with notes on distribution, culture, and propagation. (16 photos)
- Las Pilitas Nursery - Catalog page about this California native, with description and horticultural basics. (zone 6-10) (4 photos)
- NARGS Image Gallery - Photograph(s) contributed by North American Rock Garden Society members. (1 photo)
- Rob's Plants - Plant profile with basic horticultural information and often personal observations. (zone 6-10?) (1 photo)
- Smith College Botanic Garden - Photos of the species (habit, flower, leaf) (3 photos)