There are many different varieties of Cacti in the Cactaceae family. Most prefer afternoon or direct sunlight and in thrive quick-draining soil. Allow the soil to dry out completely before watering thoroughly. Fertilize once per month during spring and summer with a diluted low-potency chemical fertilizer.
|LIGHTING||Direct sunlight||SIZE||Small to Medium|
|SOIL||Quick draining soil||FERTILIZING||Spring/Summer|
|SOIL||Quick draining soil|
*Rocks – can be added to the bottom of the pots to allow for extra drainage
*Sand – can be added to the soil mixture to allow for extra drainage
*Perlite – can be added to the soil mixture to incorporate more air into the soil
*Compost – a thin layer can be added on top of the soil for added nutrients and to retain moisture