How to Begin Cactus Raising?

Answer Cacti appeal to many gardeners in arid and semiarid climates around the world, both for their resistance to drought conditions, and the great diversity of unusual and ornamental forms they take. Li... Read More »

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Why are leaves modified to form spines in the cactus plant how then does the cactus plant make food?

The cactus adapted to its harsh environment by developing thick skin to slow the evaporation of water. The leaves changed in order to reduce the surface area that water could evaporate from and ove... Read More »

Does a Christmas cactus only bloom once a year in December My Christmas cactus bloomed in December and?

Christmas cactus will bloom if given long uninterrupted dark periods, about 12 hours each night. Begin the dark treatments in about mid-October to have plants in full bloom by the holidays. You can... Read More »

How is raising a special needs child similar to raising a child without special needs?

Actually, I became a better parent to my children that are not special needs due to the parenting techniques I practiced with my oldest autistic child. Each special needs is different, but I found ... Read More »

Why my hands are not raising :(?

That's 'lactic acidosis' in the muscles,due to sudden over exertion. Nothing to worry. Take it easy n go slow. Do it for lesser (i mean as tolerated) number of times and then gradually increase the... Read More »