Houseplant Identification Help: Rhipsalis Pilocarpa
Could you please help me identify the plant in the attached photo?
Your plant is a Rhipsalis Pilocarpa. Here’s what it looks like when it flowers.
Here are some care tips for your Rhipsalis Pilocarpa.
bright lightVery few houseplants should be placed in direct sun. High light refers only to bright indirect light since direct sun often burns the leaves of indoor houseplants. An area that is too hot and dry encourages Spider Mites and causes blooms to quickly fade. A northern exposure really doesn't provide enough light for high light plants. These plants need to be placed directly in front of an east-facing window, within 1-3 feet of a west-facing window, and within 5 ft. of a south facing window. A high light area has over 300 ft. candles of light., even some direct sun in the morning
Keep the soil a little damp but never soggy. Use a Cactus soil for you Rhipsalis.
Fertilize monthly with a succulent plantLearn the definition of a succulent plant and why they are called a "fat plant." food diluted to 1/2 the recommended strength from spring to early fall
Try to keep the room temperature above 60 degrees