Mistletoe Cactus (Rhipsalis Micrantha) Collection #18
Mistletoe cactus (Rhipsalis Micrantha) is a tropical cactus that grows in rainforests. This shrubby cactus is perfect for indoor-growers! Fast growing and easy to care for.
Rhipsalis Micrantha is a slow growing and compact epiphytic shrub, freely branching. The spiny growth is both erect and triangular at first, later flat and pendent.
All Rhipsalis varieties are non-toxic to pets
Size (Can grow to)
The main branches are elongated, cylindrical and woody, up to 20cm long and 1 to 2mm in diameter
Filtered sun to partial shade. Avoid cold frosts. Rhipsalis do not appreciate direct sunlight as they can burn, turn yellow or become spotted. However without sunlight they will not flower and growth may become stunted.
Low. Typical water needs for a succulent, approx. once per week.