Bunny Ear Cactus (Set of 3) – Plant
|1 Yellow Bunny Ear Cactus + 1 Red Bunny Ear Cactus + 1 White Bunny Ear Cactus
Bunny ears cactus (Opuntia microdasys) originated in Mexico and is a denizen of arid, desert-like areas. Growing bunny ears cactus is as simple as mimicking its native regional conditions. So if you have a dry, low humidity home and plenty of sunny exposure, bunny ears cactus plant might be the perfect plant for you. Named for its visual appearance, the Bunny Ear Cactus, also called the Polka-Dot Cactus, has the scientific name of Opuntia microdasys. The spines come off with a simple touch, and are best removed from flesh with tweezers.
|Bunny ears, Angel`s wings, golden-bristle cactus, polka-dot cactus.
|Maximum Reachable Height
|Up to 3 to 4 ft
|April to May
|Easy to grow
Bunny Ear Cactus Care
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions:3 parts of potting soil,1 part of grit (pumice),1 part of the horticultural-grade sand,1/2 part of the compost etc.
|Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
|Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer
|Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.
|Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C
|No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.
Bunny Ear Cactus Special Feature
Survivals and growers of the summer.
Bunny Ear Cactus Uses
- Opuntia Microdasys also used as the ornamental plant