Purple Christmas Cactus Leaves: Why Do Christmas Cactus Leaves Turn Purple - If your Christmas cactus leaves are purple instead of green, or if you notice Christmas cactus leaves turning purple on edges, your plant is telling you that something isn’t quite right. Learn about possible causes and solutions here.
Claude from Random Rants and Prickly Plants writes,“That is a real live mutant cactus. The Astrophytums are highly mutable… and for a variagated cactus this ones pretty handsome. And I have to add… when real plants do stuff like this, why bother with fake ones? Leave the plastic for Tupperware.”