Cacti and other succulents should be sunny to very bright and no further than 1 m away from the window. It is considered that drapes, thermal glass, blinds, trees or other plans - and substantially reduce balconies above the window, the sunlight, and then even a meter from the glass is too much. Locations directly above the heater are unfavorable. From mid-May to late September and a outdoor space is possible. But beware, even succulents can get a sunburn when they are put on a very sunny, hot day directly in the midday sun. Let the plants time to get used only a few days in direct sunlight.
In winter, maintain a rest period for most cacti and other succulents. You can keep them cool (bedroom, stairwell, basement)and in dry soil. It is all the better, the more light is available to them. Use cactus soil and cactus fertilizer according to instructions. From spring to summer, depending on type, are fertilized with cactus fertilizer or Succulent fertilizer. One begins in March without fertilizer About showerheads, then poured. Only at the next water gift one begins with the fertilization. An adequate supply of plant food is vital to the health and important for flowering the following year. Diseases are often as a result of malnutrition.
In spring and summer is poured always after 7 sunny days. Waterlogging should be avoided at all costs. In winter at a cool stand, big plants should not be watered.