Opuntia argentiniana Brasiliopuntia brasiliensis
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Originally from South America, Opuntia argentiniana is also known as Brasiliopuntia brasiliensis.It is a dwarf Opuntia with a small line- green “pads” (flattened joints) to 2.5” in width and tan spines to ¼” in length. Unusual yellow flowers to 1” in diameter that open flattened. Protect from frost. Provide filtered light. Hardy to 32F; to 10” tall. Water thoroughly when soil is dry.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Early summer to late summer|
|Growth Rate||Slow growth|
|Height||0 ft. To 50 ft.|
|Scientific Name||Opuntia argentina|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|