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Epiphyllum chrysocardium – A beautiful Epi species with long, cascading, deeply cut leaves.  Looks like a prehistoric fern.  The form makes it a great choice for a hanging basket.   This species prefers a touch more shade and heat than most Epi hybrids.  

 

Epiphyllum species grow in trees in the forests of Central America and South America and prefer bright, filtered light and well drained, potting mix.  They will grow in pots with stakes or supports but most do best in hanging baskets.  One of the very best locations for Epis is hanging from the branches of a favorite garden tree in the summe