The prickly pear cactus Opuntia Ficus Indica(L.) is a tropical and subtropical plant grown in arid climates, such as the Mediterranean and Central America regions. In modern nutrition, Opuntia Ficus Indica edibility is limited to the fruit and we list the traditional habits and knowledge of the plant use.
In fact, cladodes have nutritional properties and they have been eaten for years as fresh as food or jam, chutney and candies.
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