Houseplants forum→Emaciated prickly pear??

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Name: Brian
Syracuse, NY (Zone 5b)
May 11, 2018 6:02 AM CST
I'm reknowned in the office as the plant reviver so a lot of people bring me their plants in an attempt to save them. Someone brought me this cactus the other day and I cannot figure out what it is. My only thought it is a prickly pear that didn't get enough water and/or light or some other opuntia that should be a lot thicker. Any ideas on what it is and how I can help?
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Name: Christine
NY zone 5a
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May 11, 2018 6:35 AM CST
It needs more sun and better soil, I think a smaller pot would also help. Other members will have more advice for you Green Grin!

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