Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2020/05/20

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Subject: [Leica] Wednesday Weeds
From: don.dory at (Don Dory)
Date: Wed, 20 May 2020 11:41:36 -0500
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Hi Brian.   Prickly pears are weed like here due to about 30 inches of
rain.   They grow very large in this climate and spread out to occupy the
space available.  Somewhat further west and/or a little higher elevation
their attributes make them a decent plant for a garden as they tolerate
rocky soil and low moisture are perfectly acceptable for a healthy prickly

On Wed, May 20, 2020, 8:21 AM Brian Reid <reid at> 

> I find the notion of a large succulent being considered a weed to be
> fascinating.
> Thank you for the pictures.
> > This last one is from a pasture where there has been some attempt to
> > eradicate the prickly pears, which in much of the state is a weed:
> >
> >
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