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Synonyms for epiphyllum

any cactus of the genus Epiphyllum having flattened jointed irregularly branching stems and showy tubular flowers

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Although epiphyllums need more water than the average cacti plant, overwatering can kill them, so allow the soil, similar to that used for orchids or bromeliads, to dry slightly between waterings.
2008) al estudiar varias especies de los generos Abizia, Cassia, Pithecellobium, Gliricidia, Tithonia, Leucaena y Epiphyllum, y sus porcentajes variaron de 9-20.
The crosses of Hylocereus genotypes with Epiphyllum may be of special interest, since some of the Epiphyllum fruits are very tasty and aromatic, reminiscent of passion fruits.
For verandah and wall decoration, succulents like sedum, aporocactus, ceropegia, zygocactus and epiphyllum grown in hanging baskets or wall baskets can look very attractive.
I have an Epiphyllum hybrid cactus with beautiful flowers and red fruit.
A BQ 1525 Terebinthus acuminata Rose A BMM 1624 CACTACEAE (1/1) Epiphyllum anguliger ae BMM 1953 (Lem.
Night blooming Cereus" - The dinner-plate sized flower and the intense nighttime fragrance make this epiphyllum a rare find.
traili en la cual estas incorporan semillas de las heces de algunos vertebrados beneficiando al cactus epifito Epiphyllum phyllanthus (L.
He subdivided his Cereoideae (= Cactoideae) into three tribes: Echinocacteae, containing columnar and globular genera, such as Cephalocereus, Cereus, Echinocactus, Echinocereus, Echinopsis, Epiphyllum, Leuchtenbergia, Melocactus, Phyllocactus, and Pilocereus; Mammillarieae, currently Cacteae, with the genera Mammillaria and Pelecyphora; and Rhipsalideae, which grouped Hariota, Pfeiffera, and Rhipsalis.
Wants: magnolia varieties, Epiphyllum, hylocereus, Selenicereus, beaver tail cacti, Agave parryi (mescal agave), aloe plicatilis (fan aloe), Joshua tree, Sedum frutescens (tree sedum), donkey's tail, stapelias, bamboo, elephant's foot brochystelma, Trichocereus, any other exotic succulents or cacti, bougainvillea, hibiscus, mantis egg castings
subtilissima y Trichothelium epiphyllum, esto se debe a la distribucion Pantropical que presentan y a que son las especies tipicas dentro la comunidad de liquenes foliicolas (Lucking 2008a).
Los taxones Anthurium, Clusia, Epiphyllum, y Maianthemum son epifitas generalistas, pues entre cuatro y seis especies de los hospederos les resultaron neutrales y prefirieron, o encontraron como un mal hospedero, a 1-2 especies.