Documenting the progress of our backyard orchard in Chandler, AZ (east valley of greater Phoenix area). I am Mark (starch on TFF and ourfigs). Use the navigation list to the right to get the details on what is growing in the yard (Mobile users: use drop down list below).
unknown Opuntia 'Nopales' type
Source plant from La Verne Nursery (Lowes), May 2015
Fast-growing 'Nopales' type Opuntia. It has only ever fruited for me once. The fruits were tasty with a mild watermelon flavor, mild sweetness