Opuntia Microdasys 'Snowqueen'. Cacti.
The Opuntia Microdasys 'Snowqueen' is a clustering Cacti forming a dense shrub up to 40-60cm tall. Miniature pads have no spines but bear numerous fine white glochids (hair-like prickles) in dense clusters from each areole.

Lemon/yellow flowers are produced between 3-5cm across and are followed by red fruits.

Very easy to keep, great for growing in pots and needs minimal maintenance.

Also commonly known as 'White Bunny Ears' Cactus.


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SKU: OMcSnow
  • Latin Name: Opuntia Microdasys 'Snowqueen'

    Common Name: White Bunny Ears Cactus, Rabbit Ears Cactus, Polka-Dot Cactus, Angel Wings Cactus 

    Origin: Mexico.

    Hardiness: Hardy down to -5 degrees for short periods if dry. 

    Growth Characteristics: Slow growing clustering Cactus. Dark green miniature pads. Does not have spines, but numerous white glochids in dense clusters. Flowers are yellow/lemon followed by red fruit. 

    Sun: Full sun/partial shade.

    Exposure: Sheltered.

    Soil: Well drained soil. Gritty. 

    Moisture: Water around every 10-14 days. Allow to dry between waterings. Keep dry in winter.

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    All palms have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

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             Lancs. BB7 9AD

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