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May 12, 2018 1:26 PM CST
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Name: Nicola
New Zealand
Looking to try and identify this plant, it's not had a lot of growth since I got it in February and want to check that I have it's conditions correct! Can anyone help give me a name of this plant so I can do some homework ? 🤓
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May 12, 2018 2:19 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
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That is an adorable plant. I'm not sure what it is but my first thought is some kind of Rhipsalis.
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May 12, 2018 2:22 PM CST
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Name: Nicola
New Zealand
Thanks for the welcome and taking the time to help me out! I'll look at that one, it's a good start 😋

Edit: I've just googled the proper name and I've already got a mistletoe cactus. You probably can't see in the photo but all the sections of the plant have tiny hairs and are fluffy at the ends
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May 13, 2018 5:22 AM CST
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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Hi & welcome!

Compare to R. pilocarpa:
Mistletoe Cactus (Rhipsalis pilocarpa)
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May 13, 2018 11:54 AM CST
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Name: Nicola
New Zealand
Thanks Tiffany, there are a lot of similarities. The colour and length of the sections is a wee different but could definitely be from the wrong growing conditions on its succulent tag that I've given it. I'll try a few weeks with pilocarpa growing conditions and hope for the best 🙏🏻
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May 13, 2018 12:04 PM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
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