Schlumbergera

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schlumbergera

(ʃləmˈbɜːɡərə)
n
(Plants) See Christmas cactus
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Noun1.Schlumbergera - South American epiphytic or lithophytic cacti
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Cactaceae, cactus family, family Cactaceae - constituting the order Opuntiales
Christmas cactus, Schlumbergera baridgesii, Schlumbergera buckleyi - epiphytic cactus of Brazilian ancestry widely cultivated as a houseplant having jointed flat segments and usually rose-purple flowers that bloom in winter