Opuntia Quitensis Ecuadorean Prickly Pear Cactus | 10.5cm Pot | Easy Care House Plant
Opuntia Quitensis Ecuadorean Prickly Pear Cactus
Opuntia is characterised by its flat pads and spines, they have gorgeous red flowers in Spring and Summer time. Growing cactus is as simple as mimicking its native regional conditions. So if you have a dry, low humidity home and plenty of sunny exposure, opuntia might be the perfect plant for you.
How to care for your cactus
Water: Water the plant when the top one inch of soil is dry. Allow the water to drain out of the pot and remove any excess from the saucer. During autumn and winter, water lightly only every 3 to 4 weeks.
Light: They enjoy bright sunlight.
Humidity: Low humidity levels.
Temperature: They enjoy warmth, about 20 degrees C.
Other info -
Pot size: 10.5cm
Toxic to cats & dogs? No