Houseplants forum: Help with Epiphyllum

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Name: tarev
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tarev
Oct 17, 2011 6:20 PM CST
Hmmmm...Maybe that's what I will do with my epi this winter...give it a literal "cold" treatment Big Grin

Here's how my epi looked like in April 2010

Thumb of 2011-10-18/tarev/c5bf61

And here's how they are right now:

Thumb of 2011-10-18/tarev/673c58

Hoping for the best for this epi... Rolling my eyes.
Name: Alan
Chandler, AZ; 85225 (Zone 9b)
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GardenGuyAZ
Oct 18, 2011 7:15 AM CST
I have had one of those for years and years, and it has never bloomed. Maybe it doesn't get cold enough in the desert for it? It makes me sad because it is suppose to have a huge red bloom, but I've never seen it. Shrug! Sad Shrug!

























Name: Linda
Pawleys Island, SC (Zone 8b)
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Ibartoo
Nov 10, 2011 11:14 AM CST
GardenguyAZ, your epi will bloom when it gets rootbound. you can always give them a bloom booster fertilizer in the spring.
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