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Functional Behavioural Structural Adaptions: Adaptions: Adaptions: • Small spiky leaves reduce evaporation of water • • Swollen stem stores water •Small spiky leaves Photosythesis • Colour of the cactus reflects • Swollen stem heat of the sun • Green in Colour• Covered in thorns to protect the • Covered other animals plant from any in thorns • Rolled up leaves leaves • Rolled up (only certain cacti) to reduce surface area exposed to the sun preventing water loss