How to grow Rose Cactus

Pereskia grandifolia

How long does Rose Cactus take to grow?

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Rose Cactus Etymology

This plant was traditionally used for severe illnesses such as cancer, which did not respond to any other treatment other than prayer. Which is how it got such names as Cancer Cactus, Pray for Us & Ora Pro Nobis.

Rose Cactus Folklore & Trivia

Considered a sacred healing plant for severe illness since ancient times, due to its medicinal properties. Current research confirms the anticancer effectiveness of this plant.

Other names for Rose Cactus

Cancer Cactus, Ora Pro Nobis, Pray-For-Us, Guamacho Morado, Quiabento, Sabonete, Ora Pro Nobis

Pereskia grandifolia Haw.

Misspellings: Pray for us, Guamacho, Kiabento


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