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  • mistletoe cactus (syn Rhipsalis cassutha )
  • Eventual height: 2m
  • Eventual spread: 0.6m

Rhipsalis baccifera

mistletoe cactus (syn Rhipsalis cassutha )

12cm pot - 20cm tall £11.99
12cm pot - 20cm tall £11.99
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  • Position: bright but indirect light
  • Soil: good potting compost
  • Rate of growth: average to fast
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 20cm (including pot)
  • Pot covers: choose a 14cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot.

    Slender succulent stems form a hair-like shaggy hummock that will cascade over the sides of a pot or hanging basket. This unique plant may produce mistletoe-like berries when mature, but it is for the fab foliage that it is best-loved. Please note that the pot in the photograph is not supplied with the plant (which is sent out in a black or brown plastic pot). They do however make excellent potted plants, and if you wish to pot yours up, we do have a wide range of pots on our website to choose from.

  • Home care: Water freely when in growth, but keep dryer in winter. Mist the leaves regularly with water to increase humidity and make sure the winter temperatures stay above 10°C. Repot each year.
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