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What Kind of Cactus Can You Eat?

What Kind of Cactus Can You Eat?

The cactus leaf on the plate is trendy. Whether from the grill or as a smoothie – the prickly plant is considered healthy and is preparing to become a superfood. ...
Can Cactus Survive Winter: List of 30+ Winter Hardy Cacti

Can Cactus Survive Winter: List of 30+ Winter Hardy Cacti

When we think of cactus, the first thing that comes to mind is an image of a vast desert, with an intense and bright sun, and a lonely Saguaro enduring ...
6 Cactus Adaptations in the Desert

6 Cactus Adaptations in the Desert

Why are cacti so juicy? Why do they have thorns? The cactus (Cactaceae) develop in very dry and hot areas with average annual rainfall of less than 200 mm and ...
When do Cacti Bloom – 5 Interesting Facts about Cactus Flowers

When do Cacti Bloom – 5 Interesting Facts about Cactus Flowers

The cactus flowers are a real wonder. When they sprout, although they remain open for a very short time, they brighten up the place where they are with great ease. However, once ...
7 Cool Facts about Cactus You Didn’t Know About!

7 Cool Facts about Cactus You Didn’t Know About!

Cacti are frugal survivors. We know this. That you can make music with them, get intoxicated with them, build furniture out of them, probably not. Cacti – our topic today. And here are seven ...
How to Remove Cactus Needles Embedded in Skin the Painless Way

How to Remove Cactus Needles Embedded in Skin the Painless Way

If you are a fan of cacti and have the odd specimen, when handling them you will have to be very careful, since their thorns can cause you a lot ...
Do Mini Cacti Clean the Air?

Do Mini Cacti Clean the Air?

Decontaminating plants are ideal for improving the quality of domestic air and, among them, cacti are an excellent option due to their many advantages. In addition to being very decorative and requiring minimal care, they come in different ...
How to Transplant a Large Cactus

How to Transplant a Large Cactus

Cacti make an ideal addition to any xeriscaped or drought-resistant garden. They’re attractive, easy to care for, and there are endless varieties to choose from to spice up your landscaping.  ...
Why is My Cactus Falling Over?

Why is My Cactus Falling Over?

Like other types of plants, cacti always seek sunlight and this can lead to leaning and even twisting, spoiling their image and even, in the most serious cases, putting the health of ...
Can You Eat Saguaro Fruit? | 5 Incredible Health Benefits of Saguaro Fruit

Can You Eat Saguaro Fruit? | 5 Incredible Health Benefits of Saguaro Fruit

The Saguaro cactus produces delicate white flowers about three inches in diameter. Once the flower is pollinated by a bird, it immediately begins to form the beautiful fruit of the ...
5 Best Gloves for Handling Cactus

5 Best Gloves for Handling Cactus

Cactus plants are beautiful, diverse succulents, but if you have to touch them, they can be a real pain—literally.  Maybe you’ve got cactus growing wild in your yard, and you ...
How Big do Moon Cactus Get?

How Big do Moon Cactus Get?

The Gymnocalycium mihanovichii is a cactus that grows as a graft on a host cactus. With its lush, glowing red body and white thorns, it is colloquially known as the ...
Is Christmas Cactus Toxic to Cats?

Is Christmas Cactus Toxic to Cats?

In winter, the Christmas cactus enchants with its colorful blooms. But is it poisonous and dangerous? Here is the answer! The Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera x buckleyi) is a real cactus ...
How Often Do You Have to Water a Cactus?

How Often Do You Have to Water a Cactus?

Whether desert cactus or rainforest succulent: cacti are hungry artists and can store large amounts of water in their stems or tubers. Today we answer one of the questions we ...
How to Tell if Your Cactus is Dying? 2 Symptoms You Shouldn’t Miss

How to Tell if Your Cactus is Dying? 2 Symptoms You Shouldn’t Miss

We love cacti, but irrigation oh! Irrigation. It is very difficult to control, even if you have been taking care of the plants for some time. Whether we water too ...

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