Opuntia humifusa, or Eastern Prickly Pear, is a sun-loving cactus native to eastern North America that produces bright yellow flowers from July to August. This cactus prefers full sun and sandy, dry conditions, making it ideal for the driest part of your garden.

Light: Sun
Soil moisture: Dry
Height: 1′
Bloom time: July, August
Color: Yellow
Spacing: 6-8”

Opuntia humifusa eastern prickly pear