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ID Please #8

Posted by leeds_cacti_grower (My Page) on
Sun, Mar 4, 07 at 11:49

Hi

I've been growing cacti for a few year and dont have ID for a number of them.

Any help would be much appreciated.

Joe

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RE: ID Please #8

To be sure this plant should be a bit larger, but when I see this picture I think it could be a Brazilopuntia braziliensis.
Pieter


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RE: ID Please #8

Is it variegated?? (a "pearlization" of green white)...


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If it is variegated....

If so....it looks like it "could" be Opuntia linguiformis 'Maverick'


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RE: ID Please #8

thanks for your help, i forgot to mension. it is just recovering from having some spider mites. so the white tips are a result of that.


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RE: ID Please #8

It is a bit variegated but i sprayed it with garlic water to get rid of the spider mites and it has a few remnants of that witch court the light on the photo, which i thick is what you can see. its is a fairly uniform color. think it is a Brazilopuntia braziliensis?


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