Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga
Rhipsalis oblonga

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Rhipsalis oblonga is an epiphytic cactus with olive green or light green, semi-erect to pendant, up to 8.2 feet long segmented stems. The main stems are up to 8 inches long, up to 0.4 inches across, cylindrical at the base, becoming flattened above, branching apical or lateral. The stem segments have serrated margins and large areoles. They are up to 6 inches long and 2.4 inches wide. Flowers are yellowish-white and appear during the rainy season. Fruits are spherical, up to 0.3 inches in diameter, translucent, greenish to nearly white at maturity. 

Hardiness: 10a-11 (30F - 50F degrees)

Light: Rhipsalis do not thrive in direct sunlight. Exposure to the afternoon sun can burn the leaves, turn them yellow or lead to spotting. Best with morning sun and full shade in the afternoon

 

 

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season spring and summer
Common Name Copper Branch
Dormancy -
Family Cactaceae
Flower pale yellow
Frost Tolerance -
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11b
Height under 6 in. (15 cm)
Origin Brazil
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Rhipsalis oblonga
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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09/05/2022
Dyllan P.
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Very nice

Arrived in great condition and better plant than expected. Thought it was going to be dirt less but I'm not complaining

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03/07/2022
Holden

Superb work! This is the greatest cactus.

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10/26/2021
Riley

Incredible quality! This plant is best

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09/21/2021
Matthew

This plant is incredible. I'm going to buy more!!

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06/03/2021
Lilliana

It's new to me, but it's amazing.

Rhipsalis oblonga

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is larger than a 3.5" pot WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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