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Queen of the Night Cactus Flower

Epiphyllum sp

Description:

Flower blooms for only one day

2 Species ID Suggestions

Nightblooming Cactus
Epiphyllum oxypetalum Epiphyllum oxypetalum


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2 Comments

AnnaWhipkey
AnnaWhipkey 8 years ago

They bloom at night because their pollinators are bats and moths. As far as I know, all night-blooming flowers are white.

MartinL
MartinL 8 years ago

And the flower is huuuge. Mine seems to time its flower for night.

BluberryLiLi
Spotted by
BluberryLiLi

San Diego, California, USA

Spotted on Mar 22, 2012
Submitted on Mar 23, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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