42 Years Old
A Cereus bought in a pharmacy 42 years ago is pretty big now. Since this happened in North Carolina, it’s big news and the newspaper is all over it.
Credit: Lauren Carroll/Journal
Forty two years ago, Beth Kerr walked with her mom through the snow to Bobbitt’s College Pharmacy to buy a cactus…. Beth had saved her money until she had 50 cents for the cactus….
The cactus is thriving on the back deck of the Campbell’s home in Pudding Ridge in Mocksville.
I love those place names. Say it out loud with me: