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Opuntia rufida 'Desert Gem'

Native range: Northern Mexico, Texas

Known names: Cinnamon Cactus, Prickly Pear, 

Hardiness: Best kept above freezing

Mature Size: 10" tall x 24" wide

Light: Best in full sun.

Water: Can take dryer conditions but grows faster with regular watering in summer. Keep dryer in winter

Soil: Succulent mix

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 2.5" pot


Miniature non-winter-hardy cactus. Great for small containers! 

Caution: COVERED in glochids, please be careful when handling! 

Opuntia rufida 'Desert Gem' [2.5"]

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