How do cactuses grow?

Answer Cactuses grow by storing water inside them. They barely need water, so it would be even easier.

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Where do prickly pear cactuses grow in Georgia?

I have seen it growing in Palmetto, GA and Marietta, GA

Can beetles eat cactuses?

Yes, beetles can eat cactuses. For example, a cactus pest is the vine weevil. In its white larval stage, the weevil eats cactus roots and burrows into cactus stems. The two pronged attack causes th... Read More »

Why are cactuses prickly?

Cactuses are prickly so the animals stay of the and so the animals can't drink the water out of them!!!

How do you take care of cactuses?

This depends on the type, but if it is a round (ball) cactus or a tall (columnar) cactus, you would water it every 2 to 3 weeks. If it is a Christmas cactus, an Easter cactus or an Epiphyllum, wate... Read More »