Prickly Pear Cactus (Opuntia humifusa)

Prickly Pear Cactus yellow bloom Prickly Pear Cactus not blooming

Scientific Name: Opuntia humifusa
Common Name: Prickly pear cactus
Description of facts and concepts: Spiny pads eaten by deer
Seed or division information: Replant pup pads
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): May W2
Garden Name: Sunny Garden
Color of Flower: Yellow
Height: 9″
Spread: 12″
Family: Cactus
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Gravel or sand
Soil: Dry to Wet Dry
Light: Sun to Shade Full sun
Zone 4-10 Zones 3-8

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