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Prickly pear trees is adaptable to any kind of soil and, if planted in a vase, you will only have to repot whenever needed. It needs a lot of sunlight but not the direct sun exposure because it could damage the plant. If temperatures go below zero, it could be possibly bad for the plant because it cannot stand rigid temperatures. When repotting, the soil should be mixed with raw sand in order to drain the excessive water, avoiding stagnation. While performing this operation, if the roots appear rotten or damaged, simply remove them. Once you did repot it, water the plant by submerging it into water.
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Reproducing this plant is not as easy as planting the seeds because the new plants have very few possibilities to grow resembling the original plant. The best practice is the scion. Prickly pear trees has to be fertilized at least once a month and the fertilizer should be liquid and mixed with irrigation water. During fall and winter season there is no need for fertilization. Watering should be frequent during spring and summer while during the resting season it can be lowered down to once a month.
You will only have to trim the prickly pear tree in order to make it neat and to let it grow without any hindrance. Every once in a while you will remove the flowers from the trunk and you will get some tardive fruits. Of course, to collect fruits you will have to use precautions. These fruits are full with vitamin c and they have the power to heal wounds. The plant is not easily attackable by parasites but it can get weak if it not cultivated properly.