Crested Bunny Ears


Opuntia microdasys



  • Blooms yellow in early summer

  • Even though it looks soft the little tufts of hairs are barbed and will cause discomfort when lodged in the skin

  • Flat nearly round pads are reminiscent of bunny ears

  • Can grow to be 2’h x 4’w

  • Protect from frost and freezes, hardy to 22F with little damage

Origin

Mexico

USDA Cold hardiness Zones

8b-10

Light Requirement

Full sun

Soil Requirements

Drought tolerant