Dayton, OH(Zone 5a)

These are several cuttings that I have rooted from a plant my mother nurtured back to health. She doesn't know what it is and I was hoping someone may have an idea what type of plant this is. It's a lot of fun and seems hardy enough with regard to rooting. You can see the roots in the pix.

Thanks in advance!
Morph

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I call it a Pencil Plant,succulent we had out west(milkweed)

New Iberia, LA(Zone 9a)

Yes it is Pencil plant!

Dayton, OH(Zone 5a)

Thanks, Sis & MiniSchunuz! I did a search on the internet and found its scietific name, Euphorbia tirucalli (what a mouthfull!) It's nice to know what this is. I've been wondering for over a year ~ THANKS!!

Yes, it is a mouthful,lol'You're very welcome'''

Sodwana Bay KZN, South Africa

Sorry guys, but this is not Euphorbia tirucalli. Morph, break or poke a stem, and if it does not exude milky white sap it is not Euphorbia. Besides E.tirucalli does not root that easily.
What you have here looks like a Rhipsalis which is an epiphytic cactus. Hmm, I have seen Rhipsalis being called 'Pencil plant'. Euphorbia tirucalli is often called 'Pencil cactus' although it is not a cactus at all but a succulent. No no, don't get me going on that 'common name issue' right now...
maddy

E.tirucalli(milkbush) and E.pseudocactus both exude latex(milky sap) They do produce roots after they have been healed over before rooting'''No common name issue here either,lol'

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