Cactus Repotting

I have a cactus that belonged to my mother; I remember it in the house when I was a child, so this plant is at least 45 years old. It seems to be thriving but is completely pot bound with…

Cactus ID

Hi! I received this cactus as a gift and am wondering if anyone could help me identify it. I’ve searched a while myself and can’t seem to figure it out. Since I don’t know what it’s supposed to look like,…

Epiphyllum German Empress

I live in Alberta and have not had any luck in finding this orchid cactus locally, was wondering if you have any information of hobbyist or society in Canada that would be able to put me in contact with some…

Overwintering Cacti in apartments

Next winter I would like to overwinter my cacti so that I can induce blooming for next year. I live in an apartment so I cannot bring the temperature down to what is required for the winter dormancy. Are there…

Cacti Care

I live in Niagara-on-the-Lake.  My plants are indoors now.  I have divided the Cacti by cutting, letting dry, and replanting.  They did well outside in the summer, but now there is no movement.  Anything I can do to stimulate growth? …

Spots and Foamy Balls on Cacti

Two of our cactus plants have fallen sick this winter. One has become covered in light brown/beige spots. The other, a shorter round cactus has white foamy balls that have formed on it (pictures attached). They share a pot where…

Failing succulents

I purchased a collection of succulents in Jan and they were all doing really well until the last week or two. Now each seems to have a different problem. The cactus has white stuff on it. It looks like Mealy…

Trailing succulent

Hi, Would you be able to identify this trailing succulent for me? I’ve had it for two years (came with no label on it). Pointy leaves with hairy stems…has done well in my sunroom in part shade. Thanks.