Say so long to cooler temps and hello to Southwestern-chic. Cactus plants are an easy way to heat up your home décor. No green thumb necessary.
1. Barrel Cactus buds typically start to bloom their bright flowers in April. Get yours now at Native Sun Nursery & Landscaping, LLC, 1401 E. Broussard Road, Lafayette. 337-857-0856. nativesunnursery.com
2. Pick up this Prickly Pear (with gloves) at All Seasons Nursery & Landscaping, Inc. 2974 Johnston St., Lafayette. 337-264-1418. buyallseasons.com
3. The Coral Cactus gets its name from the reef it resembles. Although not particularly spiny, this unique beauty is poisonous. Keep it away from small children and pets. Available at All Seasons Nursery & Landscaping, Inc. 2974 Johnston St., Lafayette. 337-264-1418. buyallseasons.com