Lepismium houlletianum is a hard to find cactus native to the tropical forests of Brazil and Argentina. It’s cascading and pedulate growth habit lends itself beautifully to a hanging basket in the home. It has been given the common name Snowdrop Cactus for the small bell like flowers that emerge from the joints in its stems.
Partial Shade or Indirect Sun, allow getting slightly dry between watering. Not as drought tolerant as the desert cacti so please remember to water regulalry.
These are Large and mature plants.
Lepismium Houlletianum care level
This is an easy-care houseplant, suitable for beginners.
Where should I put it?
It likes bright but indirect light.
How should I water it?
Makes sure the soil is allowed to dry out between waterings.
Should I feed it?
Feed it every 2 months during the spring and summer - you can use our own vegan, organic plant food!
Is it suitable if I have pets?
No, it can be toxic to pets.
What size is it?
W21cm x 60cm
If you’d like to see a short video on general houseplant care, we’ve made one for you!
All our plants are supplied in a plastic nursery pot