Cactus Corner

Cactus Seed Growing

Start with a quality cactus soil for best results. It isn’t crucial for it to be cactus specific, a commercially available mix can be suitable. If you prefer to

THE FAMILY CACTACEAE CONFUSION

     Understandably, cactaceae are often times easily confused with succulents. They both possess leafless long lived fleshy stems of various shapes and sizes on which

​Receiving Cacti During Winter Months

There are often legitimate concerns regarding the welfare of a cactus when shipping during the colder winter months. This guide is designed to explain a

THE 4 BEST WAYS TO WATER A CACTUS

We regularly get questions regarding cactus care and how often to water a cactus plant. This article will seek to help those caring for their

Caring for Cacti Once Received

As soon as your new cactus is received it is important to open the box and carefully unwrap it. Let the cactus slowly adapt to your

Propagating Cactus Cuttings

Dry: Letting the cactus cutting dry in indirect, diffuse light with good air circulation is important. The larger your cutting is the longer you should wait for the

Cactus Propagation

Growing desert cacti isn’t too difficult if you just get some basic essentials right.Mostly natives of Mexico and the Southern USA, desert cacti love very