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Rhipsalis baccifera

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Rhipsalis baccifera

Rhibac
Mistletoe Cactus,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
B2, Indoor
Size: 17cm Hanging Basket
Available: 5
$/Unit (EX GST): $26.78 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $29.45 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Rhipsalis baccifera Mistletoe Cactus,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Climbers, Succulents & Cacti Epiphytic, Pendulous

Description:
Attractive, epiphytic creeping succulent vine with thin green stems growing up to 1.8m long. Tiny white flowers appear in Spring and towards the end of Summer at the ends of stems, these are followed by small white grape-like fruits. Spectacular feature when planted in a hanging basket.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Indoor Plant, Low Water Garden, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers a semi-shade position in a well draining soil. You can get a cactus and succulent specific potting mix. Let dry out between watering. Protect from frost and wind.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Cactaceae SouthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low
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