Nice group of creeping and pendant cactus species. Famous is the Aporocactus flagelliformis (syn. Disocactus flagelliformis), Commonly known as the Rats Tail cactus. Aporocactus is native to Mexico and Central America. These are perfect plants for hanging baskets. Provide a rich acid compost and a sunny position. Winter temperatures should be kept around 13 °C. Propagation can be done through cuttings or by seeds.