The spineless prickly pear is a great addition to the landscape for those seeking a cactus form, showy blooms and bright red fruits.
Opuntia ellisiana has been confused with Opuntia ficus indica.
Bloom color: red, pink, orange, yellow
Bloom time: May, June
Flowering: Spring (May-June).
Sun exposure: sun, part shade
Water needs: heat and drought-tolerant
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Spineless prickly pear|
|Scientific Name||Opuntia ellisian cutting|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|
I ordered this as a gift. Arrived in excellent condition and without incident.
It's lovely, and I'm looking forward to purchasing it again.