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Opuntia fragilis  (brittle prickly-pear cactus)

Photo of Opuntia fragilis by Kevin Newell
© Kevin Newell (Photo ID #2087)

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Photo Location Keremeos,B.C. Photographer Kevin Newell
Habitat From semi-arid grassland  
Photo Date March 01, 2005 Upload Date February 26, 2005
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 2087
Notes Had to dig up plant to take picture.Covered with snow at this time a year. Opuntia fragilis and polyacantha compared.The largest cactus being polyacantha.

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