You are here

Tuna Cardona

A mound forming Prickly Pear that produces salmon-pink flowers followed by large red fruit.  This plant is drought hardy and fast growing.  Photos by Laurel Woodley

Opuntia streptacantha has salmon colored flowers
Opuntia streptacantha has evenly spaced pads
Opuntia streptacantha produces red fruit
Latin Name: 
Opuntia streptacantha
Family Name: 
Place of Origin: 
Bloom Time: 
Plant Types: 
Garden Location: 
Agave Extension Garden