|Canary Islands, Azores, Madeira, Morocco
|Ease of cultivation
|Easy with little difficulty.
|In the height of 15-30 cm.
|In the summer: room, in winter it is desirable not higher than 59 ° F, if it is in the rest period without irrigation, it can withstand 41 ° F.
|Bright sunlight is suitable.
|The soil is suitable with succulents and a small addition of sand. For a mixture of own preparation, take: 3 parts of coarse sand or perlite, 2 parts of garden land, 2 parts of humus (leafy earth), 1 part of charcoal and bone meal, lime or a little egg-shell.
|The top layer of soil between waterings in the summer should dry up. Watered approximately every 10-15 days, in November and February 1 time a month, in December and January almost no water.
|During growth, every 2-3 weeks to feed fertilizer for cacti.
|Stem or leaf cuttings, which must first be dried. Rooting in sand and water. Seed propagation possible.
|Plentifully blooms in yellow flowers.
|In the spring, every 2 years.
|Features of care
|A winter rest period is required.
|It is affected by a spider mite, mealybugs. Root rot is possible with excessive watering.