Transplant Cactus?

Bianca Lebbink B.LEBBINK at CPRO.DLO.NL
Mon Mar 2 14:43:40 EST 1998

Matthew W. Tenny wrote:
> I have a Cactus plant that is getting too large for itself, and is
> slowly folding in half. Is it possible to break it into 2 or 3 pieces
> to put into different pots? If so, how do you get each part started?

Hi Matthew

It is possible to transplant a cactus. Make sure that the pieces are
smooth at the break-off point, and let them dry for 1-2 days. Then put
some special rooting powder on them and put them in a pot with special
cactus soil.
Good luck


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