Opuntia robusta for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible fruits, mostly grown for the ornamental structure of the plants, flowers and fruits, planting in spring to autumn, better to buy plant, cladodes or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Opuntia robusta – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 9-11, water needed – small amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 2-6m, 6-20 feet.
Blooming in the spring in Bowl shaped flower that appear in yellow color.
Fruits harvesting in the summer in oval shape, fruit appear in purple- red color, fruit can be used eaten raw, juice or jams.
Alternative names: Wheel cactus, Nopal tapon