Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting
Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting
Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting
Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting
Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting
Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting
Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting

You will receive 1 cutting very similar to the ones on the picture.
about 6 inches long and has no roots

Also known as Noaples, Paddle Cactus, or Josephs Coat this vibrant flat shaped cactus,

is one of the very few naturally occurring white-variegated variation of the larger Prickly Pear cactus Opuntia monacantha. This cactus is marbled with white, creamy-white, yellow, green and sometimes also with pink in varying patterns.

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Growth Habits: Odd shrubby or tree-like plant that forms wonderfully tortured shapes usually less than 50 cm tall, but occasionally up to 1 m or more metres tall. To many it looks stretched or etiolated due to lack of light, but its actually a monstrous form.

Stem: Long, smooth, flattened beautifully green, yellow and pink covered in tiny hair spines.

Watering Needs: Outside filtered sunlight or afternoon shade, but tolerate bright sun too, inside it needs bright light, and some direct sun. Subject to sunburn if exposed to direct sun for too long during the hottest hours in mid summer.

Propagation: Cuttings

Blooming Habits: Small red flowers

 


Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae

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Sunburst Prickly Pear - Opuntia cochenillifera variegata Cutting

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and 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. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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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.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, 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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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You will receive 1 cutting very similar to the ones on the picture.
about 6 inches long and has no roots

Also known as Noaples, Paddle Cactus, or Josephs Coat this vibrant flat shaped cactus,

is one of the very few naturally occurring white-variegated variation of the larger Prickly Pear cactus Opuntia monacantha. This cactus is marbled with white, creamy-white, yellow, green and sometimes also with pink in varying patterns.

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Growth Habits: Odd shrubby or tree-like plant that forms wonderfully tortured shapes usually less than 50 cm tall, but occasionally up to 1 m or more metres tall. To many it looks stretched or etiolated due to lack of light, but its actually a monstrous form.

Stem: Long, smooth, flattened beautifully green, yellow and pink covered in tiny hair spines.

Watering Needs: Outside filtered sunlight or afternoon shade, but tolerate bright sun too, inside it needs bright light, and some direct sun. Subject to sunburn if exposed to direct sun for too long during the hottest hours in mid summer.

Propagation: Cuttings

Blooming Habits: Small red flowers

 


Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae

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