This Christmas Cactus blooms several times a year. It is planted in a Coco fiber planter and hanging outside on my patio.
Schlumbergera x buckleyi - True Christmas Cactus
Blooms like clockwork - Twice a year
This Christmas cactus has been growing in the same basket for 25 years at Fanick's Garden Center in San Antonio, Texas.
Without fail it flowers at Christmas. It's like an extra present.
This White Spring Cactus is in a large planter with Red
Spring Cactus in Rockledge, Florida (32955).
My Christmas Cactus. I got it from my friend's grandmother.
Christmas Cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii) flower
Gaiser Conservatory, Manito Park, Spokane, WA
My pink Christmas Cactus flowering in May - from a cutting out of the Opotiki convent garden, NZ
Christmas Cactus, Schlumbergera buckleyi - Seward, Alaska - November 2002
This is the whole plant my blooms are on
A very long lived plant. This plant is at least 35 years old. Aunt Dorothy (1907-1997) moved it to the new home in about 1966.
Lovely bitone bloom - six year old plant, never disappoints
a friend gave me these 2 and I put them toghether look great mixed!
This is now a one year old plant which was given to us Christmas 04 in a small 4"pot- First blooming was spectacular!
The True CC - old plant
True CC - close-up
True CC flower & bud
Here is my 16 year old Christmas Cactus @ 2 weeks into it's 1st bloom!
I had to add just one more pic! Sorry to have hijacked this thread!
I will have clippings available this March!
This the plant, shortly after getting it.
Here's a upclose flower shot I got this morning.
Here is a shot of the plant in full bloom (not every where, as branches were broken moving it)
A shot of the flowers and branches so the difference is noticable.
My White Christmas Cactus - the result of a small cutting from the RNDM convent in Opotiki, NZ
Abloom in May
In full bloom now - my second season, Waihi, NZ
My Christmas Cactus in full bloom.
Up close picture of bloom
Night shot picture of blooms
Enjoying every bit of this cactus
Plant is in a 4 gallon pot