Return to the Cacti Gallery Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Oriental Pencil Rhipsalis

Posted by maggie_nc (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 16, 06 at 15:47

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?

Thanks

Image link: Oriental Pencil Rhipsalis (46 k)


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Oriental Pencil Rhipsalis

These plants root easily from cuttings.

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


 o
RE: Oriental Pencil Rhipsalis

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.


 o
RE: Oriental Pencil Rhipsalis

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


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Cacti Gallery Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here