Full sun, or half shade in summer if the place is extremely hot or bright. It can tolerate sporadic light frosts.
The lowest temperature (ºC) supported by this cactus is on average:: -5
Water moderately during the growing cycle, let your soil dry out between waterings. Little to no water in the winter.
Mealybugs, scale insects and mites
They are suitable for any rich, well-draining soil, such as clay, pumice, lava sand, and just a little peat or mold.