Opuntia ficus-indica | Indian Fig Prickly Pear

The pads of Indian Fig Prickly Pear are 1 foot or more long and usually do not have spines. Fruit that follow flowers are showy and attract birds. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: very low

Sun Exposure: reflected sun, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 20F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 12 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow, orange

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds