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Opuntia monacantha 'Prickly Pear Cactus' - 2"


Aka: "Drooping Prickly Pear"

The pad-like stems of this cactus create offshoots and stack up if given room to grow. This plant can take a bit more frequent water than most cacti, but does need full sun and excellent drainage to thrive.These little plants are the perfect choice for a bright windowsill, your next terrarium arrangement. Cacti are great houseplants for beginners, requiring very little maintenance to survive! 

*Handle with care as they have barbed bristles that can pierce the skin and cause irritation.*

 Light: Bright diffused to direct light
• Water: Drought tolerant. Let soil completely dry between waterings
• Considerations: Use a well-draining cactus/succulent soil, and select a planter with drainage. 


You'll get a healthy Opuntia monacantha 'Prickly Pear Cactus' to our quality standards in a 2" nursery pot. No two plants are alike, and yours will have its own unique shape, size and personality; expect this natural variation from the photos.


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Once your order ships, we can not be responsible for carrier delays. While we are sure to carefully package our plants for safe travels, we cannot control any potential damage that may happen in transit. Some minor cosmetic damage and leaf loss is normal and is not cause for alarm - plants often take a little time to adapt to their new environment. 

To better ensure your plants successful journey, we recommend selecting short transit times.

US Shipping

We ship our products to all 48 contiguous US States, and Alaska! We're unable to ship live plants to Hawaii and US Protectorates due to strict agricultural regulations; you can  certainly order non-plant items though!

International Shipping

We do not currently offer international shipping. We apologize for any inconvenience!

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