How often should you water a Christmas cactus?

Answer It depends on the temperature and the amount of humidity in the air. You should test the soil with your fingertip: When it is still a bit humid, don't water the plant. When the soil is really dry, ... Read More »

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How often should you water a cactus?

Cactus' are used to desert conditions with minimal water. If you water too much, you can kill it. The important thing is to look at it and see if it begins to sag or look deflated. The soil should ... Read More »

How often should I water a cactus?

Cacti can go months without water. Let the soil dry out. Think of the desert climate, where the grow in nature. The desert is hot in the day, cool at night. It is dry and not humid. Many die-h... Read More »

How often do you water a cactus?

You should water a cactus once a week. If the plant starts to look bad water it once every nine days.

How often must you water a cactus?

I've grown cacti for years and they really don't need much water.In fact you will drown a cactus if you water it too much. My schedule for watering cactus is as follows:Beginning May 1st - water on... Read More »