Christmas cactus #161342

Christmas cactus

#152349 and #156765
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The Christmas cactus belongs to the plant family of the cactus. It is native in the coastal mountains of south-eastern Brazil. It received its name due to the fact that it blooms around Christmas. The flowers, which are often shaped zygomorphous, is available in different colors. They present abundant nectar which serves as a food source to hummingbirds.

Current Location
This plant is in dustpuppy's Greenhouse.

Sep 16, 2014, 2:37:06 PM
Finally full grown.

Sep 12, 2014, 6:37:02 PM
It began to sprout.

Sep 8, 2014, 6:20:34 PM
Taken by dustpuppy.