Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A worldwide community photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Plains Prickly-pear Cactus

Opuntia polyacantha Haw.


These were ones found after snow melt and they were sparse, flat, in green and red color. Sharp needles on all sides.


rocky ground or rock piles in open areas near forest.


Found while hiking near Hauser Lake, Montana

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Captain Nature
Captain Nature 11 years ago

Thank You For Adding it to that mission

Captain Nature
Captain Nature 11 years ago

Consider putting this on montana wildlife mission

Spotted by

Montana, USA

Spotted on Mar 18, 2009
Submitted on Jun 13, 2012

Spotted for Mission

Related Spottings

Opuntia Opuntia Opuntia littoralis Opuntia Or Nopal

Nearby Spottings

Crossbill Prairie rattlesnake Mule deer Mountain goat
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team