Today's bloom is Rat-tail Cactus (Disocactus flagelliformis)

Bloom of the Day for October 26th, 2007:

Type of plant: Cactus and Succulents

Bloom color: Pink

Bloom time of year: Late Winter/Early Spring

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing: 3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

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plantladylin wrote:
WOW! That is one Absolutely Beautiful plant!

gessiegail wrote:
I agree with you, plantladylin!

plantladylin wrote:
Isn't it Wonderful?? Makes me want to re-think my idea of not wanting plants with thorns! That one may be thorny but it's sure a Beauty!

gessiegail wrote:
My favorite plant I have outside in a pot is a cactus with long thorns. Check out her constant blooms.

plantladylin wrote:
That is very pretty Gail. Does it have a name? Neat cactus ... the leaves don't even look like cactus leaves and the flower resembles a camellia. I love pink so I really like that one! Look at all those buds!