Definition of Mistletoe cactus

1. Noun. A plant of the genus Rhipsalis.

Generic synonyms: Cactus
Group relationships: Genus Rhipsalis, Rhipsalis



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mistletoe Cactus

misting
mistings
mistion
mistions
mistitle
mistitled
mistitles
mistitling
mistle
mistle-toe
mistle thrush
mistled
mistles
mistless
mistletoe
mistletoe cactus (current term)
mistletoe family
mistletoe fig
mistletoe rubber plant
mistletoe thrush
mistletoebird
mistletoebirds
mistletoed
mistletoes
mistlike
mistling
mistold
mistonusk
mistook
mistouch

Literary usage of Mistletoe cactus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cactaceous Plants: Their History and Culture by Lewis Castle (1884)
"A warm dry position is required either in the stove or intermediate house, hnt the best known mistletoe cactus, R. Cassytha, can he grown under a glass case ..."

2. The Negro in the New World by Harry Hamilton Johnston (1910)
"TREES IN TRINIDAD FESTOONED WITH THE RHIPSALIS "MISTLETOE" CACTUS An epiphyte cactus which extends its range from tropical America to tropical Asia The ..."

3. American Gardening (1890)
"The genus rhipsalis, or mistletoe cactus (Figs. /- and jlf)—the fruit resembles the berries of the mistletoe—includes about thirty species, ..."

4. Cactaceœ of Northeastern and Central Mexico Together with a Synopsis of the by William Edwin Safford (1909)
"-mistletoe cactus (Rhipsalis cassytha). For a comprehensive account of the vegetation of the deserts of our southwestern States and of Mexico the reader is ..."

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