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Epiphyllum hookeri, Epiphyllum strictum, Epiphyllum stenopetalum, Epiphyllum phyllanthus, Climbing Cactus, Hooker's Orchid Cactus

Epiphyllum hookeri, Epiphyllum strictum, Epiphyllum stenopetalum, Epiphyllum phyllanthus

Climbing Cactus, Hooker's Orchid Cactus
Family: Cactaceae
Origin: Central America
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeModerate waterWhite/off-white flowers

Epiphytic cactus with stems that grow from 3-7 m long.

Large, white flowers (20 cm wide) open at night. The stigma is bright red and has a yellow, star-shaped tip.


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