Category Archives: plant
My Christmas cactus is getting more buds than it did at Christmas! I’m really looking forward to seeing some color as we slowly slide into spring. The leaves are the philodendron that sits next to the Christmas cactus in the … Continue reading
Yesterday we went for a short walk and along the path I spotted these stalk with thorns. What caught my attention was the fact that they were purple. I had a hard time seeing the photo I had taken because … Continue reading
Two of my Christmas cactuses are blooming. It’s nice to have flowers at this time of year now that everything outside has gone by. These plants summered on our three season porch where they got lots of sunshine and more … Continue reading
We have a branch! I’ve got to go looking for some appropriate potting soil because this is nearly big enough to be planted. I’m really pleased with how well it’s doing. If it survives the planting I’ll be thrilled.
Back at the beginning of the month I told you about the avocado seed I was growing. Well it reached the 6″ at which point I snipped the stem in half with scissors. Just yesterday I noticed that it is … Continue reading
A few months ago N was on an avocado kick. He was having me buy two or three each week when I grocery shopped. I decided since I had all the pits around I may as well try growing some. … Continue reading