Cactus Plant

Cacti, our unique and elegant amigos, come in a variety of shapes and colors, adding a distinctive touch to any décor, from minimalist to southwestern. Their bold forms are irresistible, and we don't doubt you'll be able to stop at just one! Caring for these amigos is a breeze, so sit back and enjoy the unique show!

  • Toxic to pets and children
  • Repot once every 3 years
  • Fertilize once a month
  • Bright, direct light
  • Very little water

About the Cactus Plant


While each type of cactus has its unique origin, most originate from arid, desert-like regions.

Air Purification

Typically Cacti aren't air-purifying plants. Bummer.


To be safe, we'll say they're toxic. It's important to research the specific type of cactus you're bringing into your home, as many varieties can be toxic if ingested, though some aren't.

Caring for a Cactus Plant


For the most part, cacti require very little water. However, keep in mind that these amigos spend their time in the sun, therefore be consistent with their watering schedule. Make sure the soil is dry between waterings, this will prevent root rotting.

Lighting and Placement

They loovee the light! All we can say is: sun, sun, sun! Though beware as even cacti can burn, so if you notice your cactus turning yellow or brown on the side facing the sun, you might need to temporarily place it in a shadier spot. A south facing window is ideal for this amigo.


Feed your cactus 2-3 times a year during its active growth seasons in summer, fall, and spring. Avoid fertilizing during the winter months, and be cautious not to overfeed, as this can harm your plant.


Repot your cactus every 2-3 years into a slightly larger pot to accommodate its growth. If you notice roots protruding from the bottom of the container, it's a sign that your cactus is becoming root-bound and in need of repotting.

Pruning and Flowering

When pruning your cactus, ensure tools are sharp and clean, and avoid cutting into the main stem. Pruning can encourage flowering in some cactus species, as it redirects energy to flower production. However, be cautious not to over-prune, as this may delay or inhibit flowering.

Cactus Plant SOS


Prominent brown spots surrounded by brown rims indicate rotting in your cactus. Remove affected parts promptly to prevent further spread. Overwatering is a common cause of root rot in cacti, so be cautious with watering to keep your cactus happy!

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