How to grow Easter cactus (Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri, Hatiora gaertneri, schlumbergera gaertneri)
|In spring and occasionally in winter.
|It must never be completely dry. It should not be overwatered or submerged. Spry it once in a while in dryness condition.
|As a hanging plant, indoors or outdoors.
|In demi-shade. In good light indoors, never in the sun. Flowers usually wither with a temperature higher than 32ºC. This should never be under 12 or 15ºC at night.
|From cuttings in the beginning of spring, Let it dry during a day. Repot at the end of spring. From now on repotting should only be done every two or three years (This plant doesn’t like to have its roots too loose)
|Well drained soil, a mixture of garden soil, peat and sand
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31 December, 2020