Christmas Cactus Plants

Christmas Cactus

Anonymous added on October 26, 2014 | Answered

How many times should you water Christmas cactus? Every week or when it's really dry?

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Answered on October 27, 2014

Water the plant only when the soil is dry to the touch. Cactus plants prefer minimal water. Too much water will cause the buds to fall off, or root rot. The best rule of thumb for a Christmas cactus is to water it once a month, and never let the pot sit in water.

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