Rhipsalis elliptica is apart of the group of epiphytic cactus that grow in the jungles of South America. These Rhipsalis grow along side orchids and other epiphytes. They are easy to grow because they are able to handle drought for long periods of time as well as regular watering. They can be grown in hanging pots or mounted on cork bark.
The leaves are pad succulent leaves that are linked together. The flowers are small and yellow-white in color, flowering all over the plant at once.
The plant for sale is in a 3 inch square pot.
Foliage: Pad succulent leaves chained together
Flower: Small yellow flowers
Height: Climber, epiphyte
Situation: Part shade to part sun
Zone: 9 and up