Cholla cactus, Opuntia



Cholla cactus, sunrise, dawn, Palm Canyon, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Borrego Springs, California, USA, Opuntia, natural history stock photograph, photo id 24305Add To Light Table
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Cholla cactus, sunrise, dawn, Palm Canyon, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Borrego Springs, California, USA

Stock Photo: 24305
Species: Cholla cactus, Opuntia
Location: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Borrego Springs, California, USA
Format: Digital 2:3
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