Prickly Pear Santa Rita
Name: Opuntia violacea var. santa rita
AKA: Purple prickly pear
Why we love it: The vivid purple this cacti gets in the winter makes it a stand out from other cacti.
Light: Bright indirect light to direct light. This plant prefers full sun and a warm space.
Water: Allow the plant to dry between watering. Do not overwater.
Pet Friendly? Opuntia cacti are non-toxic to pets but the spikes of the plant can be harmful.
Plants are sold in their nursery pots. Ceramic pots and baskets are sold separately.