Fishbone Cactus (Cryptocereud anthonysnus) is an epiphetic plant typically found growing on trees in the forests of Mexico. It’s unusual leaves grow in a zig zag pattern and are edged with spines. It’s common to see roots appear out of the leaves as in its natural habitat these roots would attach themselves to trees for support. Fishbone Cactuses are fairly easy to take care of and make excellent plants for novices and experts alike.
Light Requirements - Bright indirect light is best.
Water Requirements - Allow soil to dry out between waterings. Reduce watering frequency during winter months.
Soil - Very loose soil, fast draining soil such as Cactus Mix works best.