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Opuntia ficus-indica; Indian Fig, Nopalito   

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Opuntia ficus-indica
Opuntia ficus-indica
Indian Fig, Nopalito
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0314 1001 (2014-03-10)

Copyright © 2014 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jun 28, 2007
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   El Charco de Ingenio Jardin Botanico, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
  • plant's place of origin   Mexico
  • family Cactaceae
  • notes   the ancient edible selection with origins in central Mexico. It was subsequently spread world wide in temperate regions as a food source by the Spaniards and European traders.
  • keywords: Charco de Ingenio
  • contributor's ID #  CDI 669
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Indian Fig, Nopalito (photographer)
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