Prickly Pear (Opuntia species)

Prickly Pear

Description

Prickly pear is member of the opuntiod cacti group which ordinated in the Americas. Along with their relatives in the Cylindropuntia genera, they have been declared Weeds of National Significance in Australia. 

Prickly Pear Information Link

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

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