rattail cactus love

Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Mexican cactus (Aporocactus flagelliformis) having thin, creeping or hanging stems and brilliant crimson-pink flowers.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. commonly cultivated tropical American cactus having slender creeping stems and very large showy crimson flowers that bloom for several days


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.