Cactus and Tender Succulents forum: What kind of succulent/cactus is this???

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Jan 17, 2018 3:06 PM CST
Friend recently gave me there big succulent/cactus. In order for me to take good care of it I need to figure out what species this is. Someone please help!

It has black/dark purple thorns, and oozes white liquid when damaged.

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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Jan 17, 2018 3:17 PM CST

That is a HUGE Euphorbia trigona and it will get bigger. Smiling
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost


Jan 17, 2018 3:29 PM CST
Thanks you Daisyl!

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