By Neha Yadav
Published Apr 06, 2024

Hindustan Times

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5 tips to maintain cactus at home

Cactus is an excellent succulent to grow in your home to amp up your interiors. Here are some tips to maintain them.


You can pot cactus in loose and well-drained soil mixed with cocopeat to boost the soil's fertility. You can opt for a small to medium-sized pot.


Cactus are succulents that can survive hot and arid conditions. You can water this plant once every two to three weeks. Avoid overwatering them as it can lead to rotting of the roots.


Cactus can thrive in warm temperatures from 75°F to 95°F. You can keep them indoors, or in places with direct sunlight.


This plant can thrive in low to medium humidity levels. You can keep them indoors in dry areas as well.


This plant can grow well both indoors and outdoors. You can keep them in your balcony or near a window to provide them with full sunlight.