Tags » Easter Cactus

Holiday Cactus Care

By Andrea Laine

Light and temperature:  This plant does not like direct sun and prefers exposure to medium light throughout the year.  My four currently thrive in front of a large north-facing window and a home thermostat that averages 65°F.     351 more words

Gardening Information

Holiday Cacti

By Andrea Laine

Holiday cacti have had a place in my indoor garden for as long as I’ve been gardening.  (That’s 30 years.)  Some in my current collection have been in my husband’s family for close to 50 years!   221 more words

Gardening Information


Remember my plan to buy only a plant a month (see January and February plants)? Well I don’t know how this happened but it looks like I forgot to buy a plant in March . 202 more words

Home Decor

SURVIVOR (A Follow-up to the Great Plant Experiment)

Back in November – yes, November – I left for Cedar Key, FL and left my 30+ houseplants behind not-to-die and not in anyone’s care. I set them up with water and had many pep talks before saying good bye and good luck. 575 more words

Everything Else Violet

The Clinic-Photo Rehab 21

Lucile De Godoy’s Photo Rehab is the perfect place for me to share my photos of my creative room garden.  The violets and Christmas/Easter Cactus burst forth this morning in glorious bloom after several days of dark and cold here in Pensacola, Florida. 48 more words


Easter Cactus

Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri or Easter Cactus