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Opuntia Ficus Indica (Indian Fig)

Opuntia Ficus Indica
Indian Fig

A large paddle cactus that will assume a tree like form as it matures. It very few if any large spines but it does have tiny spines, called glochids, which are arranged in clusters. The younger paddles can be eaten as well as the large yellow-red fruits.

Plant Type Cactus / Succulent
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 9 (20° F)
Flower Color Yellow, Orange
Flower Season Spring
Growth Rate Slow
Height 15'
Spread 10'
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses
Tolerance Drought, Dry Soil, Heat
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