Oriental Pencil Rhipsalis

maggie_ncJuly 16, 2006

I have had this plant about 4 years but it has never bloomed. Does it hurt to repot? Also, will it propogate from cutting a piece and placing in a new pot?

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ariole(z7DE)

These plants root easily from cuttings.

Also, some of these respond to cold night temps in the autumn with blooms.

    Bookmark   July 23, 2006 at 5:16AM
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ines_99

Hmmm.... so leave it outside till first frost with the x-mas cactus? I have one of these two and ariole is right, they root easily from cuttings, I have made a few for mom and a friend or two. I used rooting hormone but it may not be necessary.

    Bookmark   July 24, 2006 at 8:23PM
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maggie_nc

Thanks for the input. Maybe I will leave it out a little longer this year and hopefully see some blooms.

    Bookmark   July 25, 2006 at 12:30PM
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