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Beavertail Cactus
In Nelson area near Lake Mead, Nevada.


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DeanPretty nice


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I'm still finding these gems of yours as I have time to look through some of these pages. I really like this one, neat pic.
Posted Sep 16, 2007 10:46 pm

Anya JingleRe: Pretty nice

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Thanks Dean. I like beavertails too. They don't "attack" like the chollas even if you get close. This was back in 2005. It was nice to be able to get some lake in the background.
Posted Sep 17, 2007 1:31 am

telsonboyBut be careful


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Be careful, though, of the tiny glochids. The tiny spines that getcha. Always have a roll of tape handy when in the desert for removing opuntia glochids.
PS: Great shot!!!
Posted Feb 10, 2008 12:31 am

Anya JingleRe: But be careful

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Thanks for the comment and good advice. Luckily, I never bumped into these guys yet. I've had my share of cholla and barrel cati though. Ouch!
Posted Feb 10, 2008 1:37 am

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Anya JingleSubmitted by Anya Jingle
on Feb 9, 2007 9:18 pm

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Object Title: Beavertail Cactus

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