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Opuntia monacantha 'Drooping Prickly Pear'

Opuntia monacantha 'Drooping Prickly Pear'

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Opuntia monacantha, also known as 'Drooping Prickly Pear', is a shrubby or tree-like cactus with a glossy green stem and irregular margins. Its trunk can reach up to 20 feet (6 m) tall and 8 inches (20 cm) in diameter, with oblong or lance-shaped stem segments that can grow up to 12 inches (30 cm) long and 5 inches (12.5 cm) wide. This cactus has spines that are mostly unequal, white to brown in color with yellow or red markings, and up to 2 inches (5 cm) long. Additionally, it has yellowish to reddish brown glochids. The flowers of this cactus are up to 3 inches (4.5 cm) in length and 4 inches (10 cm) in diameter, with red centers and yellow margins. Its pear-shaped fruits are green with red-purple shades, about 3 inches (7.5

Please Note: Plant will ship bare root with little to no dirt, and you will receive a plant similar to the one in the photo. It is advised to handle this plant with caution and use gloves or tongs as it is covered in spines.

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