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Asked by
crlsz on
April 19, 2015
St. George, UT

Q. What would cause a rattail cactus to turn red?

My cactus is turning a reddish color.

Answered by
shelley on
April 19, 2015
Certified Expert
A.

Your cactus could be turning a reddish color because it is getting exposed to too much direct sun. If this is the case, I wold move it to a location where it gets filtered sunlight. Your cactus may also be changing color because it is dehydrated and not getting enough water.

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