Spring cactus

Cactiandflowers-Mar2015Prickly pear cactus that I’ve never been brave enough to try.  And a bit of research revealed the yellow flower to be Oxalis pes-caprae (Buttercup oxalis or African wood-sorrel) that originates in Africa and has somehow made it’s home in Mallorca.

Although not yet in season here, if you want to have a go here’s a good link to how to prepare prickly pears