Identification: 30 yr old cactus

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  1. Jacinthe

    Jacinthe New Member

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    Hello, I just inherited this 30 year old cactus. I'm trying to identify it so I can give it proper care (and a pruning). Can anyone point me in the right direction?
     

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    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

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    Re: Identification: 30 yr old cactus

    This is actually a Euphorbia rather than a cactus.
     
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    saltcedar Rising Contributor 10 Years

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    Re: Identification: 30 yr old cactus

    Euphorbia species, possibly E.trigona.
     
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    Re: Identification: 30 yr old cactus

    Thank you to both saltcedar and Ron B. This is a great place to start.
     

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