A cactus with flattened stems and large, fragrant red or yellow flowers.
- ‘The epiphyllum loves filtered sunshine and enjoys humidity.’
- ‘Epiphyllums, commonly referred to as Epis, or Orchid cacti, have tremendous blooms.’
Modern Latin, from epi- ‘upon’ + Greek phullon ‘leaf’.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.