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  • Yellow Pincushion Cactus,

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    Anonymous

    I've just found out that the Cactus I found growing on my place near 2 years ago is a Yellow Pincushion Cactus.

    The site where I found out what this MT native plant is said it has edible Berries, and that the pulp inside the stems is a good source of fluids for emergency's.

    I had thought about taking cuttings from it to start more, but now see a point in this as a possible food source. The plant grows a maximum of around 2" tall, so I can grow them just as the one I found near the county road without running over and killing them with the lawnmower.

    I just love my new discovery!:-)

    #14008 Reply

    Anonymous

    Maybe because of the fish emulsions and Mic-crop I put on and around it? I know my houseplant cactus love the Mic-crop!

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