Posts Tagged "christmas cactus"

The Gift of a Christmas Cactus

Posted by on Nov 24, 2020 in Featured Plants | 2 comments

For Linda Winter will soon be here and the garden for the most part has gone dormant. I have failed to keep this blog up to date and for that I sincerely apologize. I have so much to share but it is just a matter of taking the time to sit at my desk and write. Easier said than done so it seems. With not much that needs doing outside, my energies are devoted once again to the indoor (winter) garden. For this post’s inspiration, my Christmas cactus has once again put forth a profusion of blooms. Meet Mary Preface: As it turns out, I have written about my Christmas cactus previously. That only...

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Sensational Cosmos and Enchanting Christmas Cactus

Posted by on Apr 30, 2015 in Garden Thoughts | 0 comments

Sensational Cosmos and Enchanting Christmas Cactus

Author’s Note: First, please forgive the amount of time since my last post. Next, as you will soon read, this post was written in late March. I have many more things to write about but wanted to get this posted. Thank you so kindly for reading. Despite the cold winter, there has been a lot of indoor gardening, and the idea of this particular article has been floating around since November when the Christmas cactus proliferated in bloom. It truly was enchanting but more on that in a bit. It is the eve of the vernal equinox and I am taking pause to allow for some rumination. In my last...

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