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Q.I Have 2 Emory Barrel Cacti In 6″pots For 5 Years.

Zone 60803 | Anonymous added on December 19, 2023 | Answered

I got them at about 2-1/2″round are now 3″round & 5″tall pointed not round under grow light for cactus. What is wrong ?

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Answered on December 20, 2023

It may be reaching for the light. They need as much sun as possible, and grow lights are never quite the same. Do you have a window nearby besides the grow lights? That would help. Here are more tips:



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