Category: FLORAL

CHRISTMAS CACTUS

Posted at 7:49am on December 08, 2017 in FLORAL

A Christmas Cactus is a beautiful addition to any room.  When my husbands grandmother passed we took one of her plants.  It has been in our home now for 17 years.  It blooms twice a year and always gets compliments. It is truely one of the easiest plants I have ever had.  In researching this plant for you, I came across the Garden Lovers Club website and found this informative blog.  I have copied it, but please checkout their site for more information.A Christmas Cactus is a tropical plant that does not naturally exist in nature. It was bred from two unique parent plants that both grow in the South American rainforests, specifically in Brazil.The plant is recognizable by its segmented stem and the brightly colored blooms that appear at the ends of them. Blooms are typically red, pink, purple, yellow, or white, and the blooms can occur at different times throughout the year. Most notably, they can appear near Christmas, which is where the name is derived.Since this plant is one of...