Orange Pereskia bleo (Rose Cactus) and white anthers
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Pereskia bleo (Rose Cactus)

An interesting cactus native to Colombia with sharp needle-like thorns and attractive flowers. The leaf, yellow fruit and flower are edible. The fruit is juicy, but sour. The plant has many medicinal claims. It can grow at least four meters high and is best grown in partial shade.

Orange Pereskia bleo (Rose Cactus) and white anthers close-up
Pereskia bleo (Rose Cactus) light-yellow seed pod
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