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genus: Disocactus Lindl.

type: epiphytes or on rocks as lithophytes

family: Cactaceae

native range: Central America, the Caribbean and northern South America

zone: 10 to 13

height/ length:  to 2 m

spread: to 1m

type species: Disocactus biformis (Lindl.) Lindl.

bloom time: seasonal bloomer

bloom description: varies per species

sun: full sun to part shade

water: low

maintenance: low

soil type: loose, well-draining, 'breathing' potting mix

toxicity: non-toxic to pets and humans

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