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Prickly pear cactus

Opuntia sp.

Description:

Familiar cactus with pads and no spines.

Habitat:

Certain species are native to "sandy coastal beach scrub environments," like the area in which this plant was found.

Notes:

There are at least 7 species of prickly pear in FL. This one is probably O. humifusa.

No species ID suggestions

Florida, USA

Lat: 24.74, Long: -80.99

Spotted on Dec 17, 2017
Submitted on Mar 17, 2019

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