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Cactus ID Please

Discussion in 'Cacti and Succulents' started by wiseowl, Jul 16, 2017.

  1. wiseowl

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    Good morning can anyone ID this cactus for me please:smile:

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    Hi Woo, it looks like an Opuntia or Cylindropuntia of some sort to me ( common names ... Prickly Pear or Yellow Rose of Texas ).
     
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      Bit fatter than my pickly pear, but the prickles look the same.DSCI0004 (1).JPG

      When you pick a pear try to use the claw Woo :snorky:
       
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      Ok then, if that's the mother , the teenager and the baby, where's the daddy then :)

      Or, more to the point who's the daddy ?
       
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        Daddy is on the shelf above :snorky:DSCI0002 (3).JPG
         
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          Looking at that made me realise how much it's grown in just a month :)DSCI0003 (10).JPG
           
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