Christmas cactus growing succulent of the genus Schlumbergera also known as Christmas cacti or Schlumbergera, Christmas cactus perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Cladodes color green when the plant grow the cladodes become woody in brown color

Christmas cactus flower

Flower color can be: red, yellow, pink, orange, white or purple, there are multiple tepals 15-30 and the flowers attract Hummingbird

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Requirements for Christmas cactus growing and care:

Moist, frost free (can survive little bit frost)

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy

Difficulties or problems when growing:
?

Planting season:
Spring, summer and in hotter climate can be also autumn, winter

Pests and diseases:
?

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Mostly for design

Size of the plant?
40-100 cm, 16-40 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Autumn / Winter / Spring

General information about the flower
Color of the flower can be: red, yellow, pink, orange, white or purple, there are multiple tepals 15-30 and the flowers attract Hummingbird

Scientific name:

Schlumbergera

Blooming Seasons

Flower Colors

Climate

Ornamental parts

Plant growing speed

Plant life-form

Plant uses

Planting season

Plants sun exposure

Watering plants

Hardiness zone

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