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'Peachy' is a beavertail cactus (Opuntia basilaris) with glowing deep pink flowers with a peachy glow on powder blue pads.
This dwarf golden form of Opuntia fragilis has small 1/2" pads with golden glochids & spines. Shy to flower.
Opuntia fragilis 'Jason Owens' is a handsome form with muscular, dark green pads and few thorns.
Opuntia fragilis Michigan Tiny Form is a peculiar dwarf form with cylindrical pads an inch long by a 1/4" wide.
'Neon Gold' is a likely hybrid involving Opuntia fragilis with golden spines & pads that emerge bright salmon to coral in spring.
Opuntia fragilis is the most northerly of all cactus species. Just 8 degrees latitude S. of the Arctic Circle in Alberta. Super hardy.
Opuntia fragilis 'Texada Island Form' is a robust form with quite large pads with few thorns.
This form of Opuntia fragilis can blush with purple, especially in winter, contrasting with the orange and white spines.
Opuntia fragilis var. denudata 'Bronze Beauty' is a nearly thornless form with rounded pads with orange glochids.
'San Juan Grey' is a hybrid of Opuntia fragilis & O. erinacea w/ grey-green, flattened pads w/ short black & grey spines.
This red/black spines selection of Opuntia is a beautiful form with red & black spines on 3" long pads.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Citrus Punch' has orange & yellow spines & stunning flowers in apricot orange, copper & plum red.
Opuntia sp. [John B.] has mid green new pads becoming bluish with long cinnamon-coloured spines & yellow flowers with red centres.
Opuntia x rutila has 3" long pads turning purplish in winter with fiery orange spines & mid pink flowers.
Opuntia 'Baby Rita' is a stunning hybrid w/ blue-green pads accented w/ glowing tones of pinkish purple & multi-coloured flowers.
Opuntia 'Cyclops'has rounded pads with few spines & only brown glochids like polka-dots with cheerful yellow flowers.
Opuntia 'Peach Chiffon' produces marvelous peachy pink flowers with slightly darker centres.