Pereskiopsis spathulata

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Pereskiopsis spathulata
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Genus: Pereskiopsis
P. spathulata
Binomial name
Pereskiopsis spathulata
(Otto ex Pfeiff.) Britton & Rose

Pereskiopsis spathulata is the species of Pereskiopsis that is most commonly used when performing cactus seedling grafts.[1] It roots very readily and can withstand both frequent and infrequent waterings.[2] The minimum average temperature for this plant is 55 °F (12 °C).[3]