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
|Common Name||Angel wings cactus|
|Flower||Deep orange to yellow|
|Frost Tolerance||32f (0°c)|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Scientific Name||Opuntia canterae elata|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun to partial shade|
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