Mistletoe Cactus (rhipsalis horrida) Collection #15
Mistletoe cactus (rhipsalis horrida) is a tropical cactus that grows in rainforests. This shrubby cactus is perfect for indoor-growers! Fast growing and easy to care for. It is often referred to as 'mouse tail cactus' - so cute!
Rhipsalis horrida is a dark green, slender plant with noodle like foliage. This sub species looks entirely different than the common form. The flowers are white and are some of the largest in this group while being about half of an inch wide. Plants can grow very long and hang far out of the pots.
This plant is great for terrariums, vivariums, tropical gardens, greenhouses and as a house plant Foliage: Dark green noodle like foliage Flowers: White Height: Climber Epiphyte
All Rhipsalis varieties are non-toxic to pets
Size (Can grow to)
Stems can grow 10cm - 15cm in length. The plant can reach up to 40cm to 50cm long when fully established
Filtered sun to partial shade. Avoid cold frosts.
Low. Typical water needs for a succulent, approx. once per week.