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Schlumbergera bridgesii (Christmas Cactus)

Type: Species | Edit History      Plant ID - 9000847



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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Genus: Schlumbergera
Species: Schlumbergera bridgesii
 
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Plant Types edit
  • Epiphytic
  • Evergreen
  • Houseplant
  • Perennial
  • Succulent
  • Tropical
Zones / Hardiness edit
Height (Maximum) edit
  • 1 1/2 to 2 feet (45 to 60 cm)
Spread (Maximum) edit
  • 1 to 1 1/2 feet (30 to 45 cm)
Flowering Start edit
  • November
Flowering End edit
  • January
Leaf Colour edit
  • Green - Dark
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Suitable For edit
  • Container/Patio
  • Hanging Basket
  • Indoor
Sun Exposure edit
  • Partial Shade
  • Full Shade
Soil Types edit
  • Well-drained
  • Moist
Soil pH edit
Bloom Colour edit
  • Red
  • Pink
  • Yellow/Gold
  • White
Wildlife Value edit
Propagation Techniques edit
  • Division
  • Leaf Cuttings
Skill Level edit
  • Beginner
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  • 12 hours of darkness per day and cooler temps will bring them into bud edit | delete
  • They can be moved outdoors in summer in shade and protected from wind. edit | delete
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toni (29853)
  purpleinopp (1862)

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Jan 19 2012
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Dec 18 2009
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