Opuntia tuna monstrosa - Cactus Plant

Opuntia tuna monstrosa is a type of cactus which is drought tolerant and grows somewhat cylindrical.
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1Opuntia tuna monstrosa - Cactus Plant
23 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Opuntia tuna monstrosa

It has an appearance with numerous small cylindrical tubercles. It is a bushy cactus with cylindrical branches. Flowers are generally large and are born individually on the areoles.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Opuntia tuna monstruosa, Opuntia tuna monstrosa, Opuntia tuna monstrose
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 15 cm
Flower Colour Not defined
Bloom Time Not defined
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Keep in a bright sunny location.
  • Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
  • Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
  • Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
  • Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
  • While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.
  • Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.

    Opuntia tuna monstrosa care

    Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.

    Re-pot with the following proportions: 3 parts of potting soil, 1 part of grit (pumice), 1 part of the horticultural-grade sand, 1/2 part of the compost etc.

    Sunlight Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
    Watering Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer
    Soil Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.
    Temperature Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C
    Fertilizer No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.

    Opuntia tuna monstrosa special feature

    Survivals and growers of the summer.

    Opuntia tuna monstrosa uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Opuntia tuna monstrosa ?

    Opuntia tuna monstrosa is commonly known as Opuntia tuna monstruosa, Opuntia tuna monstrosa, Opuntia tuna monstrose

    How tall do Opuntia tuna monstrosa grow?

    On average Opuntia tuna monstrosa grows Up to 15 cm

    What color are Opuntia tuna monstrosa ?

    A Opuntia tuna monstrosa plant bears flowers of color Not defined

    When Opuntia tuna monstrosa blooms?

    With enough light, Opuntia tuna monstrosa may produce Not defined flowers in Not defined

    How hard is Opuntia tuna monstrosa to grow?

    A Opuntia tuna monstrosa is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Opuntia tuna monstrosa need?

    A Opuntia tuna monstrosa prefers Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.

    How much water does a Opuntia tuna monstrosa need?

    A Opuntia tuna monstrosa prefers watering Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer

    What kind of soil does a Opuntia tuna monstrosa need?

    A Opuntia tuna monstrosa prefers Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.

    What temperature does a Opuntia tuna monstrosa like?

    A Opuntia tuna monstrosa prefers Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C

    How often should I fertilize my Opuntia tuna monstrosa ?

    To encourage Opuntia tuna monstrosa growth, No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.



    Reviews

    Monday, 20 January 2020

    Great plant for a green gift

    Jesna Joseph

    Saturday, 23 November 2019

    Gift for my father and he loved it

    Rahul Gupta

    Thursday, 21 November 2019

    Fresh and beautiful, Must buy!

    SuhaiL WahaB
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