Xeriscape Demonstration Garden
Opuntia microdasys-Rabbit Ears
Rabbit 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.