Plant ID forum: Name this one

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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
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piksihk
Dec 13, 2014 2:28 PM CST
Sorry photo is blurry...

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Name: Jean
Prairieville, LA (Zone 9a)
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Moonhowl
Dec 13, 2014 3:26 PM CST
It looks like my Opuntia subulata cristata, Eve's needle Crested

http://www.glasshouseworks.com/opuntia-subulata-cristata

https://www.etsy.com/listing/126705247/cactus-plant-eves-nee...

I have seen it listed also as Austrocylindropuntia subulata but this is a tree-form cactus

http://www.cactuscollection.com/info/cacti/opuntia.html#Anch...

edited for spelling
[Last edited by Moonhowl - Dec 14, 2014 1:57 PM (+)]
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
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plantladylin
Dec 13, 2014 3:53 PM CST
Very interesting looking plant, lots of photos for comparison in our database: Crested Eve's Needle (Austrocylindropuntia subulata 'Cristata')
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