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Gardening Dictionary, Botanical Terminology


Glochids

Glochids are tiny, finely barbed hair-like spines found on the areoles of some cacti and other plants. Cactus glochids easily detach from the plant and become lodged in the skin, causing irritation upon contact.


Pages with glochids in the Description:

  Prickly Pear Cac   Cactaceae
  Prickly Pear Cac   Cactaceae
  Prickly Pear Cac   Cactaceae


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