Cactus plant has
different shapes and sizes of cacti. Green Cactus are
short and round; others are tall and thin. Many cactus flowers are big and
beautiful. Some bloom at night and are pollinated by moths and bats. Some cactus
fruits are brightly colored and good to eat: many animals eat cactus fruits.
Green Cactus are low
maintenance, water-wise plants that store water in their leaves, stems or
roots, creating a plump or succulent appearance. They are often found in hot,
arid climates such as the desert and have adapted to tolerate long periods of
drought. For best results, each plant has individual needs.
Cactus reach 6 inches in height
Sunlight: Bright but indirect sunlight
Soil: fast-draining soil
Water: water sparingly to moisten soil
Temperature: 65 to 90 °F
Cactus can decrease blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes.
Cactus juice inhibits leukocyte migration, which acts as a catalyst in
the development of inflammatory diseases.