Cochineal Cactus - Opuntia cochenillifera

Cochineal Cactus

Opuntia cochenillifera

Plant Height Plant Width Minimum Temperature Light Preference Water Soil PH Edible Species

Cochineal Cactus Planting Information

Growth Habit: Cladode cactus (shrub size)

Plant Size: Up to 4m Tall

Temperature Preferences: Tropical, prefers 20-35C. Might withstand breif freezing temps.

Light Preferences: Full sun

Water Requirements: Drought tolerant to heavy rains

Soil Requirements: Almost any, prefers well drained. Avoid water logging.

Harvest Times: Year Round

Expected Fresh Yields: 30,000KG / Hectare

Transplanting: Plant in warm weather, dont water until roots form

Seed Rate: Plant Spacing: 1m | Row Spacing: 1-2m

Uses: Food, Dye Host, Fodder, Ornamental

Cochineal Cactus Product

Products: Cuttings

Size: 10-20cm

Form: Calloused Cuttings

MOQ: 500 pieces

Availability: Year Round

Supply Ability: 10,000 ± Pieces Annually

Export: Yes

Shipping: Air Freight, Express

Variety Form MOQ Price Tier Quantities Packaging
Cochineal Cactus Cuttings [PHOTO] 10-20cm 500 pieces 500, 5,000 Bare - Box