PlantsRhipsalis→Mistletoe Cactus (Rhipsalis baccifera)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Rhipsalis baccifera Accepted
Rhipsalis hylaea Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 24 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Other: Tiny, whitish berry-like fruit
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Deflating succulent by zlongo Apr 9, 2021 8:01 PM 4
What's wrong with my plant ??! Fuzzy spots by Maymiko Sep 27, 2020 9:11 AM 3
Houseplant stem coating by Krm66 Jun 4, 2020 10:14 AM 2
Rhipsalis Baccifera leaves turned very pale green by millyhardy Mar 22, 2019 9:27 AM 3
Help Identify this cactus? by Chaznsc Oct 7, 2018 9:44 PM 1
Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero Apr 16, 2021 12:22 AM 9,762
All Florida orchid growers by drdawg Dec 22, 2017 4:22 PM 170
Picked up 6 succlents at the greenhouse today by herrwood Apr 11, 2017 1:54 PM 7
Let's see what else we are growing in 2017 by Ursula Jan 10, 2018 6:14 PM 1,056
Which succulent ? by tomwhitec Aug 21, 2016 7:48 PM 4

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