A Christmas cactus in full bloom is a sight to see. It& one of the most stunning flowering houseplants with lobed, cactus-like stems that drape over the plant and end in brilliantly-hued blooms in white,.
Christmas cactus is a hardy tropical cactus that brightens the environment with gorgeous blooms around the winter holidays. Although easy to get along with and requires minimal care, it is susceptible to root rot. Learn how to treat it here.
The Best Method for Propagating Christmas Cactus From Cuttings
Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii) is a native of Brazil. Not at all like the familiar desert cactus, Christmas cactus is tropical, spineless and it blooms in trailing flowers. It requires long periods of darkness at night, in the fall, to bloom f
How to Care for a Christmas Cactus. A beautiful holiday plant (botanically known as Schlumbergera or Zygocactus), the Christmas Cactus unsurprisingly blooms at Christmas and also sometimes around Easter time if cared for properly.