Selenicereus anthonyanus - Zig-Zag Cactus

  • $16.98

Selenicereus anthonyanus                      

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Common Names: Zig-Zag Cactus, Fishbone Cactus, Ric Rac Cactus

Family: Cactaceae

Origin: Southern Mexico

Growth: Cascading growth

Light: Full sun

Foot Candles: 250+

Water: Let dry completely

Humidity: Not required

Temperature: 16°C - 40°C

Soil: Well draining cactus mix

Container: Pot with drainage

Nutrients: 7-7-7 Monthly 

Propagation: Stem / branch cuttings

Interiorscape Use: Low-maintenance hanging basket

Common Pests: Mealybugs, Aphids, Spider Mites, Scale, Thrips.

Common Issues: Different light levels will cause different sized growth.  

Comments: A popular fun-shaped cactus with minimal care requirements. May even surprise the owner with a beautiful orchid-like flower.  

Toxicity: Safe.