Schlumbergera truncata

Schlumbergera truncata (Haw.) Moran, Gentes Herb. 8(4): 329 329 1953. (Syn: (≡) Epiphyllum truncatum Haw. (basionym); (≡) Zygocactus truncatus (Haw.) K. Schum.);   Schlumbergera truncata resembles other species of the genus Schlumbergera in that it has leafless green stems which act as photosynthetic organs. The stems (cladodes) are composed of strongly flattened segments, which have […]

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