How Often Do I Water My Cactus?

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While growing, cacti and succulents should be watered at least once a week. Some people water more often than this. During each watering, give the soil a good soaking, so that water runs out of the 'drainage holes' of the pots.
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Misconceptions One of the most common causes of plant death is overwatering. Sometimes it's possible to love a plant too much by giving it too much water, which can cause root rot
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stem and roots.
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I think a good soaking once every 4 weeks is all it needs. I had a Jade for many years - watered it this way and it died after I found out my roomates girlfriend was watering it like
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Keep the soil evenly moist but never soggy or too dry. ChaCha!
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