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Opuntia sp.

Prickly Pear at Percival Hill

Opuntia sp. at Percival Hill - 19 Apr 2019
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Identification history

Opuntia sp. 23 Apr 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Opuntia sp. 20 Apr 2019 BettyDonWood
Opuntia stricta 19 Apr 2019 gavinlongmuir

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   20 Apr 2019
It is difficult to tell which species of Opuntia it is from a photo. Diagnostics include the size of the segments and how many spines per areole (hairy nodes dotted over the segments).

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Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 8 Apr 2020 by walter Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 26 May 2019 by gavinlongmuir Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Percival Hill - 18 May 2019 by gavinlongmuir Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) NSW Herbarium at Percival Hill - 22 Oct 2017 by gavinlongmuir Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 21 Oct 2017 by gavinlongmuir Stellaria sp. at Percival Hill - 6 Nov 2016 by gavinlongmuir Lomandra filiformis subsp. coriacea (Wattle Matrush) at Percival Hill - 7 Nov 2015 by gavinlongmuir Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 11 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Percival Hill - 10 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir Petrorhagia nanteuilii (Proliferous Pink, Childling Pink) at Percival Hill - 5 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Percival Hill - 5 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir Drosera hookeri (Pale Sundew) at Percival Hill - 28 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Percival Hill - 28 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Percival Hill - 28 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Percival Hill - 12 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Percival Hill - 23 Aug 2015 by gavinlongmuir Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Percival Hill - 3 Nov 2007 by gavinlongmuir Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Percival Hill - 8 Nov 2003 by gavinlongmuir
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 8 Apr 2020 by walter
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 26 May 2019 by gavinlongmuir
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Percival Hill - 18 May 2019 by gavinlongmuir
Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) NSW Herbarium at Percival Hill - 22 Oct 2017 by gavinlongmuir
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 21 Oct 2017 by gavinlongmuir
Stellaria sp. at Percival Hill - 6 Nov 2016 by gavinlongmuir
Lomandra filiformis subsp. coriacea (Wattle Matrush) at Percival Hill - 7 Nov 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Percival Hill - 11 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Percival Hill - 10 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Petrorhagia nanteuilii (Proliferous Pink, Childling Pink) at Percival Hill - 5 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Percival Hill - 5 Oct 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Drosera hookeri (Pale Sundew) at Percival Hill - 28 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Percival Hill - 28 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Percival Hill - 28 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Percival Hill - 12 Sep 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Percival Hill - 23 Aug 2015 by gavinlongmuir
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Percival Hill - 3 Nov 2007 by gavinlongmuir
Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Percival Hill - 8 Nov 2003 by gavinlongmuir

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 19 Apr 2019 12:13 PM Recorded on
  • gavinlongmuir Recorded by

Additional information

  • False In flower
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
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