Cactus Roots

Plants and the Environment
Eli Theiss

Alexandria Vaughn

What is your project about? My project was about trying to grow roots from a segment of christmas cactus Why did you choose this project? I chose this project because I like doing stuff with plants, and this idea just seemed fun What was your result/overall conclusion? The cacti in plain water with no soil grew the biggest roots, and the rest of them all had very similar results(except the one that looked all rotten). Why is your project important? My project is important because it shows that when cacti are starting to grow, they need a lot more water then when they’re grown up,

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