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Today's bloom is Opuntia 'Old Mexico' (Opuntia stricta)

Bloom of the Day for March 2nd, 2008:

Opuntia 'Old Mexico'
(Opuntia stricta)

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Information:
Type of plant: Perennials, Shrubs, Cactus and Succulents

Bloom color: Bright Yellow

Bloom time of year: Mid Spring, Late Spring/Early Summer

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 9b to Zone 11

Height: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm), 36-48 in. (90-120 cm), 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

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