General care summary.
Bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight.
Water once the surface of the soil is dry during the growing season. Maintain lightly moist soil. Reduce watering in winter.
Well-draining, rich and slightly acidic soil mixture
16-27°C. Not frost resistant.
Fertilize monthly during the growing season.
Moderate to high humidity.
Prune to maintain size and remove dead foliage.
Best propagated by stem cutting during periods of active growth.
Repot every few years to refresh soil or increase pot size as your Rhipsalis grows.
Diseases and Pests
Overwatering can result in root rot. Mealybugs are the most common pests.
Non-toxic to humans and animals.