The Other Christmas Plant

Christmas decor at Sensible Gardening and Living

Probably the most popular and wildly used Christmas flower is the poinsettia, there is however another equally charming plant that blooms for us during the Christmas season. Commonly know as Christmas cactus, or Crab cactus (Schlumbergera truncata), this is a very beautiful flowering cactus with oblong, bright green fleshy stem segments and pink, red, orange or white trumpet-shaped, narrow petaled…

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