Rhipsalis does not thrive in direct sunlight. Exposure to afternoon sun can burn the leaves, turn them yellow, or lead to spotting. However, without sufficient sunlight, They will not bloom, and its growth can be stunted. Rhipsalis does best with morning sun and full shade in the afternoon.
The plant may simply be mounted on a piece of bark like an orchid or potted in a good cactus mix.
Rhipsalis sulcata is a beautiful epiphyte and unusual plant to have in any collection. The small, yellow and white flowers form on long, segmented stems which are triangular in shape. It can get very full and grow up to 3’ long.
Suitable for Container, Rock Garden & Xeriscaping