Opuntia erinaceae

Common Name: Hot Pink Porcupine Cactus

Opuntia erinaceae, commonly known as Hot Pink Porcupine Cactus, has small pads, arrayed in silvery spines, looking like little mountain porcupines. Surprise everyone in spring with some of the worlds most brilliant and intense hot pink cactus flowers! From the icy winter mountains of northern Nevada and Utah, can take temperatures down below zero. Full sun.

  • Type: Cactus
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Height: 8 Inches
  • Width: 1 Foot 8 Inches
  • Hardy To: -20° F
  • Blooms: Hot Pink, Spring