Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata
Opuntia canterae elata

Opuntia canterae elata

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Opuntia canterae
Description: Opuntia canterae or elata is a fast growing more or less erect, much-branched shrubby succulent plant and in time can reach 3 meters height and spread, although 1-1.5 meters is more of the common size. The flower is a brilliant deep orange to yellow and appears from late spring throughout summer. The fruit is club-shaped and purple-red when ripe. The joints will occasionally exhibit white straight spines up to 3-4 cm long.


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

Blooming Season Summer
Common Name Angel wings cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Deep orange to yellow
Frost Tolerance 32f (0°c)
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9a
Height 3 meters
Origin America
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Opuntia canterae elata
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Customer Reviews
4.7 Based on 3 Reviews
5 ★
4 ★
3 ★
2 ★
1 ★
Write a Review Ask a Question

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
Shelby S.
United States United States


Great, I have some of these already and just wanted to add. Came securely packaged and in good shape.


I enjoyed the variety of plants that were provided.


Its amazing, I will look forward to buy more plants

Opuntia canterae elata

3 reviews
Regular price$ 10.99
Shipping calculated at checkout.

  • In stock, ready to ship
  • Inventory on the way

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.

Be the first to share your unique experience using the product.