epiphyllum onguliger aka the "fishbone cactus"

epiphyllum onguliger aka the "fishbone cactus"

Epiphyllum anguliger, commonly known as the fishbone cactus, is a cactus species native to India and Mexico. The species is commonly grown as an ornamental for its beautiful, fragrant flowers in the fall.

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Spotted on twitter. Made by by @SuzieMakes @kookiechef85 and @Ealasaid_hello. Shared by Cam City WI (follow on Twitter @CamCityWI aka @MissChaelaBoo) who says, “First plant finished for the @CUBotanicGarden crochet project!” What is that, I wonder?

Here are some details.

So in honour of fishbone the cactus, how about some Fishbone the band?


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