How to Pot a Pencil Cactus?

Answer Pencil cactus (Euphorbia tirucalli) isn't a true cactus, but a close relative in the succulent family. The plant produces narrow, long fleshy stem sections that resemble pencils in shape. Pencil ca... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Pot a Pencil Cactus

I broke a pencil in half, and put them in my ears to look like I had a pencil through my head...?

What is this cactus Is it even a cactus?

I have the exact same succulent in my collection and it is not brown because of tap water, this is its natural color. The amount of brown may vary depending on the amount of sunlight (direct or ind... Read More »

Is it okay to use a lip liner pencil or eyeliner pencil on my hair?

you could use lip or eyeliner pencils to cover grey roots a bit, or fill in a tiny bald area.But,because they are wax and lanolin (or similar) base, they will not actually color your hair in red, ... Read More »

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 »