Today's bloom is Easter Cactus (Hatiora gaertneri)

Bloom of the Day for November 21st, 2009:

Type of plant: Tropicals and Tender Perennials, Cactus and Succulents

Bloom color: Pink, Rose/Mauve, Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom time of year: Late Winter/Early Spring, Mid Spring

Sun requirements: Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing: 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

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onewish1 wrote:
neat shot!

mollymistsmith wrote:
Wow! I'd never seen one before. That Easter Cactus is great.

bmuller wrote:
This is beautiful!

plantladylin wrote:
Great photo ... beautiful plant!