• Opuntia matudae Prickly Pear Cactus Seeds

    Opuntia matudae
    Xoconostle
    Prickly Pear Cactus

    The perfect succulent for those who love versatility, beauty and an easy to grow plant. Thorny pads bloom vibrant large, yellow flowers and produce a fruit that is used as a food in Mexico. The prickly pear has more that one edible portion. The prickly pear pad which is often handled just like a vegetable and also the pear or fruit. They grow all over the US and Mexico and even into Canada.

    NOTE: the 4th Picture is a prickly pear along the walls of the Alamo

    Fun Facts
    1. Native to Mexico
    2. This fruit is pictured on the Mexican Flag
    3. Prickly pear is a food preference in the Central American diet for hundreds of years
    4. Grows well outdoors in zones almost everywhere
    5. Germination occurs when soil is at least 75 º F
    6. Grows well in every soil and is drought tolerant 
     
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