Christmas cactus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Christmas cactus epiphytic cactus of Brazilian ancestry widely cultivated as a houseplant having jointed flat segments and usually rose-purple flowers that bloom in winter
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Usage

In literature:

On Christmas day, 1520, Cortes took up the march over the mountains again for the great city of the cactus rock.
"South American Fights and Fighters" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
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In news:

In addition to the Christmas cactus and poinsettia, the amaryllis has become a favorite gift for the holidays.
Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus or whatever you are deciding to choose to call them make some of the best plants for the home.
The Thanksgiving cactus has pointed lobes or leaves while the Christmas cactus has smooth lobes or leaves.
Holiday cacti include the Thanksgiving cactus , Christmas cactus and Easter cactus .
Christmas cactus like blooms in reddish pink.
You've heard of Christmas cactus.
Christmas cactus prefers a moist, cool, tropical climate to thrive.
Beyond Cactus Here's the Christmas Video You'll Wish You Could Unsee.
The Botanical Cactus Garden will be lit up with 500,000 Christmas lights through Jan 1.
You've heard of Christmas cactus .
I have a "Christmas" cactus that always blooms at Thanksgiving.
Poinsettias, Christmas cactus and holly bring color and life to holiday celebrations, and they can all be kept alive from year to year.
"Christmas Cactus," a mystery/comedy by Eliot Byerrum, will show nine times beginning Nov 23 at Oakridge Bible Church.
I believe that my Christmas cactus is full of it.
I have a question about my Christmas cactus plant.
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