The Purple Prickly Pear Cactus is a
member of the Sunflower Family. It
grows to 8 inches
height and has dark green, narrow leaves with spiny tips that grow to
0.5 inches in length. The plant grows in deserts and dry slopes at elevations between
The foliage of the Five-Needle
Fetid Marigold gives off an unpleasant odor.
Five-Needle Fetid Marigold blooms between March -
September and produces bright yellow rays to 0.5 inches wide on
leafless stalks that protrude above the leaves.