Red Mistletoe Cactus
5.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)
Also known as
red false rhipsalis
How to care for Red Mistletoe Cactus
Red Mistletoe Cactus needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Tucson, Arizona.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 28th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Tucson is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
November 25th, 2022
Tucson is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Tucson is expected to decrease by 23.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.6 megajoules of energy per m2 per d…
November 27th, 2022
This month, Tucson is getting an average of 10.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 8.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of dayli…
Red Mistletoe Cactus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Red Mistletoe Cactus does not tolerate low light 🚫.
Tucson, Arizona currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Red Mistletoe Cactus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.