Funny Bunny (Opuntia microdasys 'Monstrose') in the Prickly Pears Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: 68-86 degrees
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Seeds may be extremely slow to germinate
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Individual pads form new plants; they must dry and callous for 10 days before planting
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How to get cactus to bloom? by Philipwonel May 24, 2018 5:43 PM 81
Please identify this as I can't find it anywhere by Chminder Apr 21, 2018 8:10 PM 2
Cacti ID help by Faridat Jul 1, 2018 5:19 AM 14
Cactus and tender succulents chat by Baja_Costero Aug 18, 2018 2:40 PM 1,800
Cactus and tender succulents chat 2017 by Dutchlady1 Jan 1, 2018 2:23 PM 1,213
Where can I find Opuntia streptacantha? by cahdg6891 Oct 19, 2016 4:29 PM 4
A place for pics of new plants. by purpleinopp Aug 18, 2018 6:42 AM 140
Opuntia snow? by plantmanager Feb 11, 2016 9:35 AM 3
Cactus and Succulent chat 2016 by gg5 Apr 11, 2017 11:52 AM 1,827
Succulent and Cactus Chat for 2015 by adamgreen Jan 3, 2016 2:33 PM 957

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