Opuntia polyacantha x fragilis (Claude Arno x)
An excellent landscape plant, hybridized or selected by famed cactus guru Claude Arno. Plants are smothered with 6 - 6.5 cm blooms of a deep magenta colour, with a reddish-pink throat. Flowers appear full, as central petals are held upright, while outer petals extend horizontally. Blooms early in the season.
Height/spread: 15 x 45 cm
Growth Rate: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 3