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Epiphyllum species/Orchid Cactus

Epiphyllum species / Epiphyllum species
Cactus-like foliage
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Cactus-like foliage

New foliage has shades of red coloration

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Scientific Name: Epiphyllum species
Common Name: Orchid Cactus
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: Grown for its beautiful and fragrant flowers, which open and close in a single night. They do well indoors during winter and thrive outdoors when the weather is warm.