The Orchid Cacti can be picky, but treating them correctly will bring beauty to your home for years to come. It blooms with multi-petaled bright funnel-shaped flowers spreading out from 4 - 6 inches, and the foliage can get a little out of control.
This native of southern Mexico flourishes in the tropical environment. Despite the name cactus, it enjoys the water. Natural growth periods are in the spring and fall only. The Disocactus ackermannii grows in a fern-like manner, arching toward the ground.