Tag Archives: Minnesota Native

Prickly Pear Cactus

Opuntia macrorhiza (Plains Prickly Pear)
Summer is here! So says the calendar, and so says our patch of Minnesota Native Cactus. Every year the Nursery's outstanding colony of prickly pear cactus announces the coming of summer by going all out with an abundant … Continue Reading ››

What’s Doing the Blooming? Plains Prickly Pear

Opuntia macrorhiza (Plains Prickly Pear)
Opuntia macrorhiza (Plains Prickly Pear)
This time each year a steady stream of visitors come to ask us, “What is that plant in the display garden with the beautiful yellow flowers?” Before we can answer they follow with, “It looks … Continue Reading ››