Is growing prickly pears illegal in Australia?

Is growing prickly pears illegal in Australia?They're not native to Australia, but they do thrive in our arid climate. 27 varieties are listed as prohibited invasive plants in some states, including Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. Prickly pear is described as particularly destructive in …

When should you prune a Desert Rose?

When should you prune a Desert Rose?You can prune a desert rose year-round, though pruning the plant in late fall may promote a flush of new growth that is especially susceptible to cold weather damage. Blooming occurs on new growth, so timing pruning well before …