Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting

Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting

This are cuttings with no roots. 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 with no roots.

1 cutting of Opuntia Sun Burst maverick variegata

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


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

Blooming Season Late summer
Common Name Cochineal nopal cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Green and yellow-orange
Frost Tolerance -2°c
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11b
Height 9-13 'feet
Origin South africa
Scientific Name Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting
Shape Flattened-padded
Sun Exposure Full sun

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Steven M.
United States United States

Sun Burst Opuntia

Cutting is very nice however it hasn't rooted yet so I'm excited to see it start to grow. Merchandise is top notch.

Shannan P.

Beautiful! Awesome as always!

Beautiful! Awesome as always!

Jacob K.

Plant was well packed and looks good.

Plant was well packed and looks good.

Sarah W.

Super fast shipping and awesome packaging....

Super fast shipping and awesome packaging. Very nice seller and cutting is big and very pretty and healthy! Cant wait for it to root!!(did not come potted, this is my pot).

Chelsea K.

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Opuntia Sun Burst Cutting

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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, and if your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge by request. 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.

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