University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin State Herbarium
Catalog #: v0383383WIS
Occurrence ID (GUID): d533c69b-4fc7-4743-a7f9-f99d8ca07826
Taxon: Pereskia aculeata Mill.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.   9003   
Date: 1980-04-30
Verbatim Date: 30 Apr 1980
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Dane, Madison, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dept. of Botany - greenhouse
Description: Woody vine, high-climbing; old stems with light grey bark with brown furrows, medium-aged stems grey-green with broad grey striae, young banches dark grass-green; lvs. ovate to oblong-ovate, 5.2-6.7 x 2.8-4.4 cm, short acuminate, short-petiolate (petioles 3-4 mm long).
Notes: Ex Miami Florida area Iltis & Thien (ca. 196?); Cultivated or Captive
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Record ID: d533c69b-4fc7-4743-a7f9-f99d8ca07826
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