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potoclay
Laurens, SC
(Zone 7b)

March 31, 2013
9:24 AM

Post #9467589

This looks like a Christmas cactus, but has a different shaped flower

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sallyg
Anne Arundel,, MD
(Zone 7b)

March 31, 2013
9:32 AM

Post #9467599

RIght, it is a slightly different but related plant.
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/54384/
'Easter cactus'
potoclay
Laurens, SC
(Zone 7b)

March 31, 2013
10:17 AM

Post #9467624

Great thanks!
chedderpink
Anacortes, WA

March 31, 2013
10:56 AM

Post #9467660

"They" seem to have settled on the name schlumbergera for this family. Google - pics of and take a look at its many forms. These cacti are generally named Easter, C-mas etc for the time of year they bloom. ;))

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