Opuntia stricta (Haw.) Haw. Common Prickly Pear
Syn.Pl.Succ. 191 (1812)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Monday 30 October 1995

Spreading to erect shrub, to 2 m high. Fl. yellow. Sandy soils.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Mallee, Murchison, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Eastern Murchison, Geraldton Hills, Perth, Roebourne, Southern Cross, Western Murchison.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Cue, Dundas, East Pilbara, Esperance, Greater Geraldton, Kalamunda, Karratha, Meekatharra, Yilgarn.