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Opuntia

Prickly Pear
Scientific NameOpuntia
Common NamePrickly Pear, Devil’s Tongue
FamilyCactaceae
HabitCactus/Succulent
Growth FormClump-forming
Mature Size6-18”High, 12-30” Wide
FlowersMid-Summer, Yellow
HardinessZones 4-10
Sun RequirementsFull Sun
Water RequirementsLow water use
Soil RequirementsSandy Loam, well drained
Other InfoEasy to grow, Drought Tolerant
Additional PhotosPrickly Pear