Opuntia stardust pad cutting
Opuntia stardust pad cutting
Opuntia stardust pad cutting
Opuntia stardust pad cutting
Opuntia stardust pad cutting
Opuntia stardust pad cutting

Opuntia stardust

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.

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 meters tall. To many it looks stretched or etiolated due to lack of light, but it’s actually a monstrous form.

Watering needs: Outside filtered sunlight or afternoon shade but tolerates 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.

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 Early spring through the summer
Common Name Prickly pear
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Dark red/brown
Frost Tolerance 10° c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 7 to 11
Height 40 inches
Origin South america.
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Opuntia stardust pad cutting
Shape Fleshy pads
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade
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05/30/2021
Beckett

Fantastic! This is an adorable plant.

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02/12/2021
Valeria

The user enjoyed the nice plants that arrived on time and in good shape.

Opuntia stardust pad cutting

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SKU: 763

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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. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. 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.