Prickly Pear Cactus Facts

Prickly pears typically grow with flat, rounded cladodes (also called platyclades) that are armed with two kinds of spines

Prickly Pear Cactus Prickly Pear Cactus- Opuntia According to the U. S. Department of Agriculture “prickly pear” in the cactus family is the common name for the genus Opuntia, which contains many different species found in North and South America and surrounding environs. They are more commonly found in deserts but there are varieties that […]