Christmas Cactus Plants

Large, Christmas Cactus – Do Not Know Specific Name


Anonymous added on January 16, 2017 | Answered

Was give this cactus as a gift. Unfortunately, it was outside when the frost hit. Am attempting to save it. Not all was frozen. What can I do to save as much as I can?


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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on January 16, 2017

Christmas Cactus come in many different color varieties from traditional red to purple, pink, orange, gold and white.
In each of these color groups there are dozens of common cultivators.

I would trim away any obvious dead material from the plant.
Continue to care for the plant and wait and see.

Here is some links with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/cacti-succulents/scgen/holiday-cactus-varieties.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/cacti-succulents/christmas-cactus/advice-for-christmas-cactus-care.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/tips-for-saving-cold-damaged-plants.htm

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