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Opuntia species thriving on the slopes near Texas Canyon.
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Benjamin Chapman
Feb 20, 2012
Opuntia species thriving on the slopes near Texas Canyon.  
Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
Opuntia basilaris. Festooned with cyathiform flowers and stigma lobes in the spring to attract Hymenoptera and lepidopterans. The exact number of aeroles is indeterminate, but the stems are covered with many small glochids. Mar 28, 2013
TacoDelRio
All up in yo bidniss.
TacoDelRio   All up in yo bidniss.
Impressive! What kind of Opuntia? How many aeroles per pad? Dec 6, 2012

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