Opuntia bigelovii | Teddy Bear Cholla

Fascinating to view, hazardous to touch. Teddy Bear Cholla is an ideal barrier-security plant. Do not plant near pedestrian areas due to its thorns. Plant sections break off to attach themselves readily to passing people or animals. Canopy coverage: 7 square feet.

Water Requirement: very low

Sun Exposure: reflected sun, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 20F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 6 feet high

Width: 3 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring, summer