Origin of prickly pear
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The mask is really a thick, water-based overnight cream, made with moisturizing squalene, redness-reducing prickly pear, and maqui berries, which the company says support cell regeneration.The Hydrating Vegan Mask That Soothed My Unhappy, Dry Skin|klindsey|November 16, 2021|Outside Online
The trick served him well again several months ago when he attended a conference and one the other attendees ordered prickly pears for lunch.
A research botanist and curator of living collections at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, he’s been studying prickly pears and chollas, which are infamous for their barbed spines, for decades.
Desert tortoises in the Arizona desert like prickly pear cactuses, mallows, curly mesquite grass, and more.
Yes, you’ll find saguaro in the Grand Canyon State, and vistas sprinkled with prickly pear—but you’ll also find forested mineral-spring oases, snow-topped peaks, and lush lakes and rivers.
She used electrolysis to banish the prickly hair from her delicate face.
At the most basic level, most ciders are produced using a blend of sweet, sour, and bitter apple and pear varieties.
Much of the explanation is personal—the reserved, sometimes prickly politico has never been well-liked.Mitch McConnell Won Big Tuesday Night, but It’ll Be a Different Story Come November|Jonathan Miller|May 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I missed Don's chiseled mug and Roger's blithe wisecracks and Peggy's prickly chutzpah.Mad Men’s Dramatic Déjà Vu: ‘Time Zones’ Feels Redundant|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In schnaps, however, Subirer aromas are transformed into those of a caramelized pear tart, buttery, baked, and entirely pleasant.What to Drink When it’s Cold? The Glory of Austrian Schnaps|Jordan Salcito|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With a prickly heat suffusing my whole body and a melting sensation at the collar I struggled through the wretched lyric once.
It bears beautiful yellow blossoms in summer, after which comes the fruit, a prickly pear, not good to eat.
Another kind of cactus has crimson and scarlet blossoms, but no prickly pears.
"That's right, too," agreed Mollie, a prickly sensation of pure fright tickling the roots of her hair.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
In a few years the girl he had married would be a plain and prickly little pedant—ill-bred besides—and he knew it.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward