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Myrtillocactus geometrizans, Bilberry Cactus, Whortleberry Cactus, Blue Candle

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Myrtillocactus geometrizans

Bilberry Cactus, Whortleberry Cactus, Blue Candle
Family: Cactaceae
Origin: Mexico
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsEdibleThorny or spiny

It is a popular species in cultivation, where young plants commonly remain unbranched for many years. The fruit is edible,





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