Easter Cactus

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Much like the closely related Christmas Cactus, this beautiful houseplant has interesting segmented green stems which produce brightly color tubular flowers at the end of stems.
Mature Height: 1 feetMature Width: 18 inchesLight: Partial Shade, Indoor High Light, Indoor Medium Light
 

Attracts,
Brand,
Brand,
Botanical Name,
Bulb Size,
Bulbs per Package,
Deer Resistant,Yes
Evergreen or Deciduous,Evergreen
Family,
Family Name,Rhipsalidopsis
Flower Color,
Bloom Time,Spring
Foliage Color,Green
Genus,
Genus Name,Schumbergera
Model,
Tomato Class,
Tomato Type,
Weather,
Days to Emerge,
Days to Maturity,
Edible,
Features,
Growth Rate,Medium
Hardiness,
Hardiness Zone,10a
Harvest Season,
Landscape Uses,Accent, Massing, Container, Basket
Light Needs,Partial Shade, Indoor High Light, Indoor Medium Light
Mature Height,1 feet
Mature Width,18 inches
Prune Time,Prune After Flowering
Self Pollinating,
Water Needs,Dry to Moist
Waterwise,

 
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Essentials for Success

For flourishing plants, use potting soil for potted plants or planting mix for garden beds paired with Root Zone starter fertilizer is the perfect duo to foster robust root growth and minimize transplant shock.

Details

Easter Cactus are a multi-stemmed plant with an upright spreading habit of growth.

This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Easter Cactus is recommended for the following landscape applications:
  • Accent
  • Container Planting
  • Baskets
Features

Easter Cactus feature showy tubular flowers with green segmented foliage that typically bloom in the spring

Care

Growing

Easter Cactus does best in bright, indirect light, it prefer average household temperatures. Water your Easter Cactus when the soil feels dry to the touch. Avoid overwatering and do not let the container sit in water.