Opuntia engelmannii grow and care – cactus of the genus Opuntia also known as Texas prickly-pear, Opuntia engelmannii perennial plant used as ornamental plant can grow in desert, subtropical, tropic, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.

Opuntia engelmannii stems

Stem called cladode some refers them as leaves, on the stems there is white dots that look like white hair, this hair can cause skin problems

Flower color yellow, orange or red, the fruit color red to bordeaux in oval shape, the peel covers with white hair dots, the fruit maybe edible but there is no indication

Opuntia engelmannii for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Categories

Blooming Seasons
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Red flower
  • Yellow flower
Climate
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Slow growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Cactus
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Drought tolerant plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
Watering plants
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 9