Opuntia polyacantha (Plains Prickly Pear)
- Common Names: Plains prickly pear
- Lifespan: Perennial
- Zones: 5 - 8
- Type: Forb
Opuntia polyacantha, or Plains Prickly Pear, is a native cactus that grows in the western United States in the Rocky Mountain area, on rocky, sandy soil.
In our yard, this grows in the Southwest Area.
Our growing score: 3
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