|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
|Plant Height:||15-25 feet|
|Leaves:||Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Other: leaves are eaten as a vegetable if cooked.
|Fruit:||Edible to birds
Other: the fruit is eaten and used to make jelly etc...
Other: strongly scented white flowers in clusters,followed by light yellow
Late summer or early fall
|Toxicity:||Other: Leaves eaten as vegetables when cooked and fruit is also edible.
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem
Other: contrary to other cacti this plant isn't a succulent,so cutting can be planted in a moist soil mixture immediately instead of being left out to dry a few days.
|Containers:||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots