Mistletoe Cactus (Rhipsalis Platycarpa) Collection #23
Styled in Cade Hanging Pot 14cm
Mistletoe cactus (Rhipsalis Platycarpa) is native to Brazil. As a tropical cactus that grows in rainforests, this elliptical cactus is perfect for indoor-growers! Its green, elliptical stems turns reddish orange in bright indirect light.
As a flowering cactus, Rhipsalis Platycarpa is sometimes called the Paddle Plant as it produces paddle-shaped segmented leaves. It grows 1.5cm tiny white blooms and they usually appear in early Spring. Its foliage is one of the more colourful varieties, showcasing deep purples and pinks.
Be careful where you place it indoors – too much sunlight can burn the leaves.
Yes, all Rhipsalis varieties are non-toxic to pets
Size (Can grow to)
Grows up to 24″ (61 cm) tall
Filtered sun to partial shade. Avoid cold frosts.
Low. Typical water needs for a succulent