Cactus and Succulents - Every 2 Week

Sansevieria “Laurentii”

S. trifasciata “Laurentii”

Brightly colored clusters of striped leaves, grows 3-4ft tall. Bright light to deep shade, very low water. Great for indoor without too much light. Also available as a low-growing “Bird’s Nest” variety.

Sarcocaulon crassicaule

Monsonia crassicaulis

Caudex-forming spiny shrub to 10″h., bushy green leaves, ivory blooms. Grows in gravel outcrops.

Sarcocaulon herrei

Monsonia herrei

Amazing dwarf succulent resembling a natural bonsai. Branching shrub to 10″ tall, spiny branches, pinnate green leaves and white flowers.

Sarcocaulon patersonii

Monsonia patersonii

Caudex-forming spiny shrub can grow vertical and branches can spread wide. Bushy green leaves, pink flowers with yellow centers. Will grow in very shallow soils, can handle sandy soils.

Sarcocaulon vanderietiae

Monsonia vanderietiae

Small shrubby, spiny plant in the Geranium Family (Geranaceae). Light pink flowers. Grows low and wide to 12″ tall. Summer dormant. Water weekly when growing, less when dormant.

 

Schlumbergera orssichiana x truncata

Christmas Cactus will bloom for up to 2 months in the winter. A jungle cactus that grows in trees – needs bright indirect sun, or dappled light

Tips to get your Christmas Cactus to re-bloom every year:
1. August, September and into October: Use bloom food every time you water
2. September and October: 14 hours of darkness, with 8-10 hours of indirect light every day
3. November and December: bring out to bright indirect light and watch it bloom!