Crested Bunny Ears

Opuntia microdasys

  • Blooms yellow in early summer

  • Even though it looks soft the little tufts of hairs are barbed and will cause discomfort when lodged in the skin

  • Flat nearly round pads are reminiscent of bunny ears

  • Can grow to be 2’h x 4’w

  • Protect from frost and freezes, hardy to 22F with little damage



USDA Cold hardiness Zones


Light Requirement

Full sun

Soil Requirements

Drought tolerant