In axillary or aggregated terminal panicles; greenish-white. Flowering from December-April.
An orbicular urticle, compressed. Fruiting throughout the year.
Stem reddish. Spines axillary, paired or clustered.
Elliptic-obovate to rhomboid
Originally from America; now found throughout the warmer regions of the world
State - Kerala, District/s: All Districts