CHRISTMAS CACTUS, NOVEMBER 25, 2019 — Marilyn Armstrong

Christmas Cactus — November 25, 2019

Mind you, I’m still waiting for my orchids to stop sending out shoots and start putting out buds. But — you can’t hurry a plant. You can’t force buds, at least not here in this house. So we have blooming cactus until we also having blooming orchids!

There are a lot more buds ready to pop and the first flower to open is beginning to droop. Should we get a little bit of sun one of these days, all will go better. Or so I believe.



Categories: cee's photo challenge, Christmas cactus, Flower of the day, Flowers, Gallery, Marilyn Armstrong, Photography

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13 replies

  1. You’re doing something right…..

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  2. Me, too! The Christmas cactus is in full bloom and beautiful, while the orchids are just sending up shoots and starting to bud. The wait is always worth it! I have relatively good success with orchids, but I haven’t quite mastered growing them. As long as I get one stem that flowers in each pot, I’m happy.

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  3. Wow!
    This looks so wonderful 🙂

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  4. I’m getting rather fond of Christmas cacti all of a sudden (or rather, over the last months!).

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