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Prickly pear

Opuntia robusta

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

3m

2m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Prickly pear Overview

Opuntia robusta

Common problems with Prickly pear

How to propagate Prickly pear

Cuttings

You can propagate by seeds or stem cuttings in spring or summer.

Seed