Opuntia fragilis (Brittle Prickly Pear)
- Common Names: brittle prickly pear
- Lifespan: Perennial
- Zones: 4 - 8
- Type: Forb
Opuntia fragilis, or Brittle Prickly Pear, is a native cactus that grows in most of the western United States, on forest edges, along railroads and in prairies.
In our yard, this grows in the Prairie.
Our growing score: 3
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