Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata
Opuntia subulata

Opuntia subulata

(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

This is a popular well-known shrubby cactus with several main branches from the base or a small tree with a simple erect trunk and a large almost hemispherical top often 3 to 4(-5) meters high. The leaves are relatively large and persistent.


Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season Spring
Common Name Eve's pin
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Reddiesh
Frost Tolerance -4° C
Growth Rate Medium growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11b
Height 24”-30” in
Origin Andes of peru
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Opuntia subulata
Shape Cylindrical
Sun Exposure Full sun
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virginia w.
United States United States

Looks promising!

This plant really didn't look much like the picture but -- tho tiny -- I have high hopes!!

United States United States

Exciting watching this grow!

Everything about communication, packing, shipping was great. I've only had this a few weeks, and it's the happiest, healthiest little guy ever. Just made himself comfortable and starting adding branches, leaves, getting taller... One of my very favorites!

Shannon S.
United States United States

Beautiful & Healthy

My Opuntia sublata cacti are so lovely and healthy. There were well-packed and quickly delivered.

Jacqueline C.
United States United States

Opuntia Subulata

This plant is really pretty, as is all of the plants I have purchased. I am so happy with all my plants. I am a forever client. Thanks

Lillian B.
United States United States


This is a great cactus. They arrived in wonderful condition. The packaging department there did a great job wrapping these for shipping.

Opuntia subulata

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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.