Joshua Tree National Park - Michael Boughey
Thorns on a Bigelow Cholla

Thorns on a Bigelow Cholla

The thorns are very sharp and barbed. If you get stuck, the segment with the barbs may break off, staying with you, and because of the barbs the thorns are very hard to pull out. Never try to pull a segment off your shoes with your fingers.

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