Christmas cactus #40781

Christmas cactus

There are no known parents.

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 MiaSkywalker's Greenhouse.

Dec 20, 2011, 8:37:01 AM
Finally full grown.

Dec 16, 2011, 10:37:02 AM
It began to sprout.

Dec 12, 2011, 11:46:14 AM
Taken by MiaSkywalker.