Bunny Ears Cactus
4.6 out of 5 (170 experiences)
About Bunny Ears Cactus
Bunny Ears Cactus is a super popular houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs very little water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as being a survivor and a fast grower with a whopping 2455 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Bunny Ears Cactus likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Bunny Ears Cactus belongs to the opuntia genus, and is native to Mexico.
Also known as
angel's-wings, prickly pear cactus, bunny cactus, bunny ears cactus, polka-dot cactus, bunny ear cactus and Golden Angel Wings
How to care for Bunny Ears Cactus
Bunny Ears Cactus needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Arcadia, California.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 17th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Arcadia is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
January 15th, 2022
Arcadia is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Arcadia is expected to increase by 16% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 11.7 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
January 18th, 2022
This month, Arcadia is getting an average of 9.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 5.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hours of dayl…
Bunny Ears Cactus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Arcadia, California ⛅.
Bunny Ears Cactus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Bunny Ears Cactus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.