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CACTUS VARIETIES<br />
Cholla<br />
Cholla is a term applied to various shrubby cacti of the opuntia genus with cylindrical stems composed of segmented joints.  These stems are actually modified branches that serve several functions--water storage, photosynthesis and flower production.

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CACTUS VARIETIES
Cholla
Cholla is a term applied to various shrubby cacti of the opuntia genus with cylindrical stems composed of segmented joints. These stems are actually modified branches that serve several functions--water storage, photosynthesis and flower production.

Copyright:© 1989 Kristen Brochmann - Fundamental Photographs

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