Bunny Ears Cactus
4.6 out of 5 (171 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 3970 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Bunny Ears Cactus likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Also known as
Angel's-wings, Prickly Pear Cactus, Polka-dot 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 Tucson, Arizona.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 1st, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Tucson is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
December 2nd, 2022
Tucson is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Tucson is expected to decrease by 20.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.5 megajoules of energy per m2 per d…
November 29th, 2022
This month, Tucson is getting an average of 10.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 8.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of dayli…
Bunny Ears Cactus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Bunny Ears Cactus does not tolerate low light 🚫.
Tucson, Arizona currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample 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.
What other plant parents say
This plant is an amazing succulent to add to your collection. I got it from a nursery and the growth it has made throughout a year has been absolutely amazing and mermerizing to look at. The greens and pinks that show up when the plant is getting plenty of sunlight makes it enough to be obsessed with this Beauty.