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6" Pot Prickly Pear Cactus - Opuntia Danicolor

Product Description

Meet one of the hardiest desert terrarium plants available. The spineless Opuntia Cacti. These cacti are fast growers that thrive in a dry environment with humidity from 5% up to 40%. Grown organically and ethically these cacti are shipped spineless. As the cacti grows you should not have to trim any beginning spines, but it is still recommended to monitor the plant growth. Opuntia can get quite large, but can be easily trimmed for easy care.

The Dude recommends utilizing his BioShot for desert terrarium plants. 

Opuntia, in general are an extremely healthy nutrient source in which you can feed your reptiles. Naturally high in Calcium and vitamins, Opuntia is a great option for your omnivores as a supplemental snack and will naturally enourage foraging in your reptiles. Bearded Dragons, Uromastyx, Box Turtles and plenty of other herps will love this healthy edible into their terrarium. 

The plant pictured is not necessarily the plant you will receive, but will be same size and shape. Shipped bare root wrapped in newspaper and packaged individually when ordered. 


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