It needs good lighting to develop properly. It grows well in the shade as long as you have good lighting; although it is advisable to get some hours of direct sunlight, avoid the middle of the day during the summer. In winter it should receive as much sun as possible.
Watering: It is important for the plant to grow in a moist substrate preventing dryness, for which the pot is placed on top of a tray or container with about 2-3 cm of water. It can be given a break.
Temperatures: Keep the plant outside all the year. During the winter it is recommended to shield it from frosts. It is very easy to grow; therefore it is highly recommended for beginners. It reproduces very easily.
Substrate: peat mix with perlite 2: 1 (twice peat than perlite), approx.