Seeds Opuntia violacea v. santa rita (Purple prickly pear).

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Seeds Opuntia violacea v. santa rita (Purple prickly pear).

Purple pads, yellow flowers, very drought hardy. Best for full sun. Sunset: 8-10, 12-24; USDA: 7-10. Heat tolerant. Little to no water. Hardy to 0° F. Grows to 5'. Origin: Texas to Arizona, northern Mexico. Seeds collected in the sarita mountains near Tucson AZ. Germination instructions included.

100 seeds $3.50
500 seeds $13.50

Order as many packs of seeds as you wish, shipping remains the same: @ $4.50 per order domestic, $8 international

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Average review
Nov 27, 2017 by Lori Ashford
Seeds came well packaged and with instructions! I already have sprouts that are growing more each day!
Aug 18, 2017 by Skylar
Aug 13, 2017 by Irene Tokareva
Received my seeds in a timely manner. I can't wait to plant them and see what happens!
Jul 30, 2017 by fisher471
Received my seeds pretty fast and all look heathy! Thank you
Jun 9, 2017 by Shari Slough

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Preparation takes 1-3 business days
Arrives from the United States
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We use first class USPS shipping with delivery confirmation for seed orders and USPS priority shipping with delivery confirmation for plant orders. This service takes 2-3 business days. We combine shipping on most orders. Some large or heavy items may have to ship by themselves. Adding seeds to a plant order will not increase shipping cost.

We usually ship orders within 1-3 business days of payment. We ship Monday-Sat. Extreme weather can delay some shipments.

We ship seeds internationally, but cannot ship live plants out of USA


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Plant and seeds are quaranteed to arrive in great condition. If you are not happy with your order you can return it for a full refund-less shipping. We will issue refunds after the merchandise has been received. Buyer pays return shipping.

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We collect many of our own seeds and have a network of collectors and friends all over the world collecting the rare and hard to find seeds that we offer for sale. All seeds are tested before being offered for sale. We do not sell genetically modified seeds.

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Many of our seeds are exotic and require special treatment. The germination tips included may not answer all your questions. We will provide more specific germination guidance if requested.
We recommend researching any exotic seeds before ordering. A Google search usually gets a wealth of information. Each plant has it's ideal climate needs and germination tips. If conditions are not correct, the seeds may not germinate or the plants may die after germination. Because we are not there to watch over your techniques, we cannot be responsible for germination failure due to improper planting or climate conditions.