Pricklypear Posted on June 30, 2021 by Sheila Creighton Posted in Gardens Tagged blooms, close up, copyright, Ontario, petals, photography, pink, prickles, Whistling Gardens 2 Comments Close on a pretty member of the Opuntia polyacantha family, a Taylor’s Red plains pricklypear. © Sheila Creighton 2021Share this:ShareFacebookEmailTwitterPinterestLinkedInTumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related
This is a brand new Opuntia species for me. Ours flower yellow or a peachy orange.
I’m not that familiar with it as I’ve only seen it at this botanical gardens I recently visited but apparently it can grow here and can survive our winters.