" My space is small with enough room to fill with garden delights*. Say it with flowers" ~lcd


Friday, August 14, 2009

Tangerine Easter Cactus 800


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A sparkling velvety floral satin. It's Easter Cactus in Australia.


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My source of pride and joy. This would be my signature flower Red Thumb! The origin of this plant was from my friend Olivia.
As her family was moving into a new house, she asked me to help her with the packing. It was a huge job to do but I found great
delight in helping her. We help each other when it is needed. So it's nice to have someone around whom you can turn to now and then.


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She gave me one pot of this flower and it just took off there. When my girls were gone, I could not bring everything with me, so this
plant along with others had found new homes and I hope the new owners tend to them just like I do.

My plants are happy with me and they do grow very healthy. You can tell it by the way they grow and multiply. They proliferate
faster than human beings do. Now I have started to grow one, I think, this time, it's purplish red. Let's wait and see. In no time, they too will be in their blooming spree.


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4 comments:

Nance said...

Wow, Bonnie ... you do have a green thumb too! I looked at your older posts and enjoyed all of them specially that rare hibiscus!
We call your Easter cactus a Christmas cactus here in the states. I have a couple, an orangy and maroonish colors. Aren't they so lovely? Love 'em!

Bonnie Bonsai said...

Yes, they are Nance. Thanks for the appreciation.

chrome3d said...

That´s the kinda cactus I could like too. A sparkling velvety floral satin, even that name is almost too good to be true.

Regina said...

Wow Bonnie. You must have a nice garden.
Lovely blooms.