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