Ric Rac Cactus

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The Ric Rac Cactus will win over any plant parent: Not only is it pet-friendly and easy to care for, but it offers ric rac- or fishbone-shaped trailing stems and the occasional night-blooming flower. It is considered non-toxic, safe to keep around curious cats and dogs.

  • Each plant is unique; size and shape fluctuate by season so all measurements are shown as a range
  • Small plant measures between 5–10" tall from the soil line to the top of the foliage
  • Medium plant measures between 6–10" tall from the soil line to the top of the foliage
  • Arrives in a nursery grow pot nestled in your planter choice 

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Plant Care

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Bright indirect light

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Water every 1-2 weeks

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Plant Bio

Hailing from the rainforests of Mexico’s Chiapas, the Ric Rac Cactus, Epiphyllum anguliger, is one of the most delightful and rewarding plants that you can care for. Alternatively known as the fishbone cactus, the zigzag cactus, or St. Anthony’s cactus, the fast-growing epiphyte boasts thick, leathery leaves in a serrated shape, which can trail more than 12 inches. In rare circumstances, it can produce a kiwi-like fruit or even a pink, yellow, or white night-blooming flowers. The cactus is also pet-friendly and extremely easy to grow: It is happiest when placed in bright indirect to direct sunlight and watered when dry.

Origin of Ric Rac Cactus

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