If anyone asks me what is on my list of succulent favorites, Santa-rita prickly pear would be near the top.
Santa-rita prickly pear with new pads.
This beautiful prickly pear is also often referred to as ‘purple prickly pear’.
I love how the its gray/blue pads become gradually tinged with purple as the temperatures get cold.
To learn more about this particular prickly pear and why you’ll want to plant one in your garden, check out my latest article for Houzz.com…
I hope you enjoy my latest plant article for Houzz. I’ve been working on profiling plants that thrive in the desert southwest.
Stay tuned later this month for another great plant!