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Old 06-28-2019, 05:21 PM   #76
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More on the way, maybe one tonight.

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Old 06-28-2019, 09:29 PM   #77
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Well whaddaya know?

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Old 06-29-2019, 12:15 AM   #78
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This must be your best year for flowering!

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Old 06-29-2019, 07:34 AM   #79
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This must be your best year for flowering!

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7 in one night was pretty spectacular, but this time I have 8 and it's all drawn out. I think you're right, this is the best so far.

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What happens after, do you just pluck them off?

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Old 06-29-2019, 08:49 AM   #81
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I just leave them alone and let them fall off Them I pick them up by the petals and throw them away. I tried to pollinate the first one this year, we'll see if it worked.

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If you're looking for a little cactus houseplant to bloom, these ones are fairly easy.

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I have a big one.. not sure if Christmas or Easter... either way it doesn't adhere to when it should bloom and blooms much more often. Half is about to bloom again.

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Beautiful flowers
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I forgot to tell you, I'm getting some fruit.

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Oooooo is this a fruit you can eat?

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It appears to be related to this cactus.
https://fastingandlifting.blogspot.c...actus.html?m=1

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