Bloomin’ in February

My Christmas cactus is blooming for the first time since my husband got it for me three Christmases ago.


I don’t remember the blooms being this big last time.  Wish I knew what I did to get it to bloom so that next year I could do it again.

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2 Responses to Bloomin’ in February

  1. Gayle says:

    My always blooms this time of year. It is really going crazy since I put it in my garden window over my kitchen sink. I think because it sticks out so much it is cold in there and that’s what makes it bloom. It’s the same color too. I do fertilize it twice a year. Once in the spring and once in the fall. But I’m not altogether sure that does anything.

  2. Beth says:

    My neighbor with the green thumb gave me two offshoots of her cacti. She told me to put them in subdued light with cooler temperature around October/November, then bring them out near Christmas. I did that, but mine didn’t bloom then and they’re not blooming now 😦 And, of course, hers bloomed profusely right at Christmas! BUT–my two African violets are loaded with blooms 🙂

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