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Epiphyllum oxypetalum ‘Climax’

 

Queen of the Night

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassCaryophyllidaeCacti, many other succulents, carnivorous plants, and leadworts
OrderCaryophyllalesIncludes cacti, carnations, amaranths, ice plants, and many carnivorous plants
FamilyCactaceaeSucculent (water-storing) plants, often spiny
GenusEpiphyllum
Speciesoxypetalum
Cultivar‘Climax’

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Epiphyllum oxypetalum ‘Climax’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 4 Sep 2013.

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Epiphyllum oxypetalum (Queen of the Night)

8/31/2013 · Butterflies Live! Exhibiit, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, VA
≈ 31 × 21" (79 × 53 cm)