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Botanical name: Epiphyllum pumilum
Common name: Orchid cactus
Native range: Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico
Medium — bright indirect light
Well draining, chunky open soil
Moderate humidity, mist regularly in warmer weather
Liquid fertilise every 2-3 weeks during the active growing period
Can be kept slightly dryer in winter
Most suitable location: East or south facing window, north facings are tolerated but will require more frequent watering. West facings can be tolerated if hung approx. 1-2m from the window.
Notes: This species is easily flowered and is at a flowering size. They have beautifully fragrant flowers that appear in mid to late summer. The last few images show our grower’s specimen in bloom March-April 2018.