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Opuntia sp. (John B.) - Prickly Pear - Cactaceae (The Cactus Family)
Opuntia sp. (John B.) - Prickly Pear - Opuntia sp. (John B.) has mid green new pads becoming bluish with long cinnamon spines & yellow flowers with red centres.
Opuntia sp. (John B.) - Opuntia sp. (John B.) has mid green new pads becoming bluish with long cinnamon spines & yellow flowers with red centres.


 
1 pad
Price: $19.99
Zone Hardiness: 5-10
Light: Full Sun
Height: 12-24"
Width: 8-12"
Flower Colour: Yellow

Stock Status: Spaces are limited. Please order soon!
Availability: Unrooted pads shipped late June. Order separately to not delay shipping of other plants.
Product Code: 10218
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Description Fine Print
 
Opuntia sp. (John B.) was given to us by a friend of the nursery. It has grown against a west wall of his house in Vancouver for many years and has never experienced any cold damage. The new pads emerge mid green and spineless later becoming bluish and developing long cinnamon-coloured spines. The flowers are bright yellow with a red centre. Plant in full sun in sharply draining soil. Exact hardiness unknown.
Details
  • Class: Evergreen
  • Soil Moisture: Drought Tolerant, Dry
  • Flowering Time: Summer
  • Fragrant: No
  • Foliage Colour: Green, Bluish
  • Deer Resistant: Yes
  • Attracts: Bees
  • Habitat:
  • Geographical Origin: Americas - North America
  • BC Native: No


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