The fishbone cactus, also called Zig Zag plant is part of the family of night flowering cactus. Native from the forests of Mexico, the fishbone cactus in its natural habitat grows directly along trees so will thrive in an orchid or very well drained potting mix. 

Let it dry between watering and reduce drastically watering during the winter.


Sold in a 17.5cm diameter basket growing pot - Length approx. 25cm

Fishbone Cactus - Cryptocereus Antonyanus

  • Light: lots of indirect sunlight, can tolerate a bit of diretc sun


    Water: let it dry between watering, less is best


    Fertilising: you can feed it with cacti fertilising mix