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Christmas cactus (Christmas cactus)

My christmas cactus was outside all summer and now is full of buds, its a lovely salmon pink when in flower.



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Lovely Plant looks so Healthly SK, Iv 3 that my neighbour Ann gave me &its got buds on 2:)

7 Nov, 2008

 

Lovely colour. I didn't know these could go outside! Just never occurred to me although I put other house plants out. Will try it next summer. My Christmas cactus is lovely but is flowering one sided - flowers opening one side and just buds on the other. Is it true that once the buds have formed the plant shouldn't be turned or is that an old wives tale?

8 Nov, 2008

 

well i am always wary as if you move them to another place the buds can drop, but then again i read today if you move them to a warmer room as the buds are forming then they will open ok!!!

8 Nov, 2008

 

These look very nice...I have never had one with as many possible blooms as you have here...

8 Nov, 2008

 

Well, I've decided to be a rebel!! I have just turned my cactus round so that all the flowers are facing into the room and I can enjoy them. If the buds the other side drop off I will let you know.

8 Nov, 2008

 

do let me know if they stay on, hope they do you rebel you!!!

8 Nov, 2008

 

Ooh, it's going to be a great colour Lovely!....like your bread bin too!!!

8 Nov, 2008

 

breadbin from Dunhelm!!! LOL

9 Nov, 2008



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