This plant does not tolerate cold freezing temperatures. In cold weather times in needs to be in the house in a sunny south window. It is a small plant that grows up to 8 inches high and 12 inches wide. It grows very slow in winter light conditions. It needs full sun, so a south window is best or a west window, make sure there are now tress shading the window, in most homes watering once a week is enough, when you water make sure that water drains out the bottom of the container that the plant is in.