Xeriscape Demonstration Garden
Opuntia microdasys-Rabbit Ears
White Spined form
Ears are medium-sized clump formers, reaching about 3' tall by 6' wide.
The pads are very spiny, with tightly packed glochids of small spines. Yellow flowers are produced in the
spring. Very drought tolerant, needs practically no water once
established. Full sun, tolerant of poor soils.