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how often should you water a cactus?

 
stargazer74

Asked by stargazer74 at 8:28 AM on Nov. 17, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • nononono! 2-3 times a week is WAY too much! Even regular house plants should not be watered that much! I leave my cactus be. I water about once every 2 weeks, less in the winter. And i water my succulents about every 10 days. They've all been doing great for years!

    Succulants store water for a reason, they do not need to be watered that much...
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 8:50 AM on Nov. 17, 2010