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Hatiora cylindrica


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Synonym(s): Hatiora salicornioides
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Rhipsalideae
Distribution: Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio De Janeiro, Sao Paulo - Brazil (South America)
Habit: Cylindrical-Pendent
Flower: OrangeEncounterability: Extremely Rare
Original Description: The Cactaceae 4 p.219 - Britton & Rose (1920)
Forming dense masses one meter in diameter or more; joints cylindric, 3 cm long or less, pale green, becoming spotted or finally red throughout; flowers usually solitary, 12 mm long; sepals ovate, short, red; petals orange to yellow, oblong, obtuse.
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