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Prickly Pear Cactus

Opuntia genus

Description:

Cactus

Habitat:

Near the beach


1 Species ID Suggestions

Ric3
Ric3 6 years ago
Prickly Pear Cactus
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4 Comments

Adrián Encontrado
Adrián Encontrado 6 years ago

It's a prickly pear

Ric3
Ric3 6 years ago

P.S. We have it quite a bit over on this coast of FL in Pinellas, too.

Ric3
Ric3 6 years ago

Prickly pears are included in this genus of about 200 species.

KerryHawkins
KerryHawkins 6 years ago

Looks like our Prickly Pear in Australia

irockhrdface
Spotted by
irockhrdface

Florida, USA

Lat: 28.65, Long: -80.63

Spotted on Jan 15, 2013
Submitted on Apr 1, 2013

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