Nopal for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible cladodes, mostly grown for the ornamental flowers and for the cladodes, planting in spring to autumn, better to buy plant, cladodes or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Nopal – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 8+, water needed – small amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 2-4m, 6-12 feet.
Cladodes harvesting can be all the year and can be used roasted, BBQ or cooked.
Blooming in the spring to summer in ball shaped flowers that appear in yellow, orange or red color.
Alternative names: Prickly Pear cactus