Conambaia (Rhipsalis teres)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Rhipsalis teres Accepted
Rhipsalis teres f. capilliformis Synonym
Rhipsalis teres f. prismatica Synonym
Rhipsalis teres f. heteroclada Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 inches to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches to 18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Suitable for miniature gardens
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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Posted by jgrace010 (Cartersville, Georgia) on Mar 31, 2013 3:23 PM

I was surprised to learn one of my favorite indoor plants belongs to the Cactus family.!! Now I can care for it properly.! :-)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What succulent is this? by sakamoj Nov 6, 2019 2:09 PM 3
What is this plant? by Razaaaan Aug 17, 2018 1:09 PM 4
What are these? by The2Adams Aug 12, 2018 5:53 AM 2
house plant by bakerbea Sep 7, 2019 1:06 PM 10
Succulent ID help by Faridat Jan 18, 2018 10:46 AM 14
Rhipsalis Species? by ljones26 Aug 8, 2017 7:34 AM 18
Draping plant to the right? by nelkennelken Mar 12, 2017 9:27 AM 4
Micro pots/pots within mini gardens. by purpleinopp Oct 10, 2017 9:07 AM 20
Group/companion/combo pots. by purpleinopp Aug 19, 2018 10:40 AM 142
HELP!!!! Rhipsalis is dying can't ID what's on it. by jojoe Nov 12, 2012 10:13 PM 14

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