In Huntington Gardens, Pasadena California displaying its synonym name (which may actually be the correct name). Young plant with outstanding color
Growin in 9A, Tucson.
Pictured with Agave americana Mediopicta.
In habitat at Santa Rita Rd. south east of Tucson, AZ
Habitat at Santa Rita Rd. showing different coloring of the O. santa-rita
Opuntia santa-rita, mid June, Trio Nursery, Santa Barbara, CA
New growth. Photo courtesy of; copyright of Jan Emming of Destination:Forever Ranch and Gardens, a 40 acre desert botanical garden/sustainable living homestead in Arizona.