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Name: Marica
Northern Ca mountains 4000' (Zone 7b)
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crystalview
Aug 12, 2016 10:54 AM CST
Are all holiday cactus Schlumbergera or Zygocactus

My new starters have new segments. I want to move them to a new hanging pot. How many pieces go in say a 9" pot? How far apart.

It is over 90 with 15% humidity outside in the shade. My house is 74 not sure of the humidity. I have them near a solar screened window.
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Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Aug 12, 2016 11:15 AM CST
They are all Schlumbergera. Zygocactus describes the growth habit and was the original genus name.

Easter Cactus are genus Hatoria, a type of Rhipsalidopsis.

I would put 5 - 6 plants In a 9 inch pot

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