Opuntia cacanapa from Cactus Park Panchkula

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Balkar Arya

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26-Apr-2011, 8:23:57 pm26/04/11
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Dear All
Opuntia cacanapa
pls validate
shot during the Plant Shooting trip to Morni

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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
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tanay bose

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26-Apr-2011, 8:47:29 pm26/04/11
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yes Opuntia cacanapa I have seen this in our green house but 
currently not flowering
Tanay
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J.M. Garg

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15-Dec-2013, 10:38:12 am15/12/13
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Hi, Balkar ji,
I could not find any reference in India on net of this species. 
You can see lot of references I have listed at efi page Opuntia with details, of the various species of Optunia cultivated in India.
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J.M. Garg

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16-Dec-2013, 9:19:42 am16/12/13
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A reply:
"Balkarji,
At the outset, thanks a lot for posting such wonderful set of photographs. For me your ID is 100% correct.
Regards,
M Swamy"

J.M. Garg

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16-Dec-2013, 9:20:50 am16/12/13
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Thanks, Mahadeswara ji,
Any refrences where this species is mentioned ?

J.M. Garg

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14-Apr-2014, 6:19:42 am14/04/14
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What I find on net is generally Opuntia cacanapa 'Ellisiana'. Pl. see the link.
Pl. confirm.
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J.M.Garg

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