All About Growing Cactus

My Garden Life
May 28, 2019
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Our best tips for growing cacti right at your fingertips, including how to grow them indoors or outdoors. Plus, a top eight list of popular cactus plants.

Tips for Growing Cacti Indoors

care and planting solutions

How to Grow Cacti Indoors
7 Potted Cacti in Windowsill
How to Repot a Cactus
Cactus Next to New Terra Cotta Pot
DIY Terrarium
Succulent Plants in Geometric Terrarium

Tips for Growing Cacti Outdoors

care and planting solutions

How to Grow Cacti Outdoors
Cacti Growing Outdoors in Raised Planter
The Dirt on Garden Soils
Bags of soil and containers in garden center
5 Ways to Water Containers While on Vacation
Herbs in Terra Cotta Pots and a Wooden Planter with Metal Watering Can

Top 8 Cacti

popular and most-loved plants

1. Parodia
Parodia Cactus, also known as Notocactus, with Multiple Trunks
2. Optunia
4 Types of Opuntia Cacti Growing in Pots
3. Cereus
Cereus, Peruvian Apple Cactus with 3 Trunks
4. Astrophytum
Astrophytum, 3 Types of Cactus with Pink, Pale Yellow and Bright Yellow Flowers
5. Mammillaria
Mammillaria Cactus with Pink Flowers
6. Echinocactus
Echinocactus_Barrel Cactus in Terra Cotta Pot
7. Gymnocalycium
Gymnocalycium Cactus with Pale Pink Flowers
8. Cephalocereus
Cephalocereus Cactus with Hairy Trunk

Inspiration for Growing Cacti

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