Opuntia engelmannii var. aciculata Old Man Whiskers 10 seeds
Seeds from Opuntia engelmannii var. aciculata Cowboys Red Whiskers The flowers are large and showy and have broad, point tipped, red, orange, or yellow tepals, green stigma lobes, and a cream to pink style and anther filaments. The flowers are followed by spineless green fruits that ripen to a purplish red color. The stem pads are green and dotted with bundles of spiny brown glochids micro spines. Growing to 3 feet tall and 5 feet wide. Zones 8 to 10. Photo courtesy of David Sorin.