Rat Tail Cactus 'Aporocactus flagelliformis'
The Rat Tail hanging cactus is know for it's showy long trailing stems and beautiful flowers when it blooms. The Rat Tail cactus is native to southwestern Mexico and parts of Central America. It is distinctive for its long, trailing stems, which grow up to 6 feet at maturity which is what gives the plant its nickname. Rat tail cactus flowers in the spring and early summer, and its blooms can be violet-red, pink or orange. The blooms are incredible and the plant will produce quite a few but they only live for a couple of days. Water sparingly and give this plant plenty of bright light.
Size: Large (6 inch pot and hanging)