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Rhipsalis burchellii

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Synonym(s): Erythrorhipsalis burchellii
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Rhipsalideae
Distribution: Brazil (South America)
Habit: Cylindrical-Pendent
Flower: WhiteEncounterability: Rare
Original Description: The Cactaceae 4 p.225 - Britton & Rose (1920)
Much branched, very weak, with long slender hanging branches, the branching usually dichotomous; ultimate branches usually 4 to 10 cm long; flowers subterminal, campanulate, 10 to 12 mm long, white; fruit turbinate, rose-colored.
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Rhipsalis burchellii
R. burchellii
Picture taken at: Rainbow Gardens, Vista, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Rhipsalis burchellii
R. burchellii
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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