Plant Propagation – How to Pollinate a Christmas Cactus

While Christmas cactus propagation more commonly occurs through stem cuttings, propagating this plant through seed is not an unheard of practice. If you only have one Christmas cactus or several the same color, I would stick with the stem cutting approach. On the other hand, if you have at least two Christmas cactuses then you can cross pollinate them to create a “new” type of holiday cactus. The process begins with harvesting the pollen ... Read more

Plant Propagation – How to Pollinate a Christmas Cactus

While Christmas cactus propagation more commonly occurs through stem ... Read more

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