Full sun, or half shade in summer if the place is extremely hot or bright. Requires frost protection. The lowest temperature (ºC) supported by this cactus is on average:: 3
Regulate during the growth cycle. You need a lot of water, but not too much and let your soil dry between waterings. Keep fairly dry in winter.
Mealybugs, scaly insects and mites
They are suitable for any rich, well-drained soil, such as clay, pumice, lava sand, and just a little bit of peat or mold.