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Caring For A Christmas Cactus

My Christmas cactus blooms, but is not growing taller or fuller. It is just staying the same size. How can I increase plant growth? What kind of fertilizer should I use?

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By Gayle from Rochester, NY

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March 30, 20100 found this helpful

Repot the cactus into a larger pot.

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April 1, 20100 found this helpful

I use Schultz 10-15-10 Plant food plus. It is liquid, I mix about a Gal of water to 14 DROPS of the plant food. Water plants about every 2-3 weeks. Don't over water. GG Vi

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October 8, 20110 found this helpful

I use Miracle Gro liquid fertilizer on my Christmas Cactus about once a month and not too much. I mix up a Tbsp. in a gallon of water and just put a small amount on each plant.

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