Opuntia Vulgaris / Prickly Pear Cactus
This cactus is a whopper!
It's 40cm tall and sent in a 17cm pot. So if you're looking for a statement plant, this is your guy!
Prickly Pear product flowers and fruit. The fruit is high in fiber, antioxidants and carotenoids.
It's also said to help with diabetes, high cholesterol, obesity and hangovers. It's also touted for its antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties. It's a super fruit!
Did you also know, the Prickly Pear is the state plant of Texas, where is grown naturally.
Caring for your Prickly Pear is easy.
Pot in well draining soil
And make sure it gets a good dose of sunlight