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Red Bunny Cactus, Opuntia microdasys - Cactus Plant

Opuntia microdasys has no spines.Opuntia microdasys, also known as the bunny ear cactus.

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1 Red Bunny Cactus, Opuntia microdasys - Cactus Plant
2 3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Red Bunny Cactus

Opuntia microdasys is a species of cactus native and endemic to central and northern Mexico. This plant has the appearance of a shrub, and spreads out to cover between 2-5 feet of ground as a mature plant. This cacti has no central stem or leaves.

 

Flowers will always sprout from the terminal ends of segment pads. These are a creamy yellow in color, and fade to peach once fertilized. Flowers will turn into 2 inch long fruits varying from purple to red in color.

 

Plant Specifications

Plant Height 4 inch (10 cm)
Plant Spread 3 inch (8 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Bunny Ear Cactus,Angels Wings, Bunny Ear Prickly Pear.
Maximum Reachable Height 2 to 5 feet
Flower Colour Yellow
Bloom Time Spring
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting And Care

The soil should be kept moist, but not soggy.

Red Bunny Cactus Care

Prefers low humidity conditions. Starting in the late fall, this cactus should be kept between 10 to 18 degrees C.

Sunlight Full sun, partial shade in winter
Watering Moderate
Soil Sandy well-drained
Temperature 21 to 37 degrees C
Fertilizer Monthly feed low nitrogen fertilizer.

Red Bunny Cactus Special Feature

Low maintenance, drought tolerant

Red Bunny Cactus Uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for an ornamental purpose