Inspiration, tips, and guides to growing the most unique plants out there — succulents!
Best Soil for Succulents
Succulents shallow root systems and preference for drought-like growing conditions makes them an attractive, plant choice, as long as you get a few soil factors just right from the start. Let's explore the best succulent soil so you can provide the optimal medium for your treasured succulents to grow. #gardensoil #succulents #succulentgardening #succulenttips
How to Keep String of Hearts Alive
String of Hearts (Ceropegia Woodii) or the Variegated String of Hearts (Ceropegia woodii variegate) is a hanging vining succulent house plant with heart-shaped leaves. Learn more on how to care for string of hearts plants and how to save your sting of hearts if it is dying. Lastly, we go into how to propagate your string of hearts plant. #Gardneing #Plants #UrbanOrganicYield
Everything You Need To Know About Cacti and Camels
Camels can live in deserts comfortably because they have features that make them adapt to the harsh environment. Most species of cacti are found in dry areas. Camels can be found there, and most of the vegetation available are cacti. #cactus #cactustips #desertfacts #cactusplants #cactusfacts #camelfacts
This shrubby cactus is perfect for indoor-growers!
This shrubby cactus is perfect for indoor-growers! Its bright green stems are not pokey, but grow long and thin, spilling out over the edge of container gardens. The tips will turn reddish when touched with cold. Be careful where you place it indoors - too much sunlight can burn the leaves. #cactus #cacti #indoorsucculents #succulentsandsunshine #mistletoecactus #coralcactus
String of Turtles: Complete Care Guide
String of turtles is a vining, semi-succulent plant with a slow growth pattern. It reaches a maximum height of 4 inches, and the vines can grow up to 12 inches in length. Each leaf is small and is shaped like a concave circle, closely resembling a turtle shell. In this article, you’ll learn how to care for a string of turtles so it can become a vibrant addition to your indoor jungle! #stringofturtles #Peperomiaprostrata #houseplants #indoorgardening #growingplants #gardeningtips
Tree Stump Mini Succulent Garden
Make an old tree stump beautiful by turning it into a mini succulent garden. Step by step details on how to repurpose a stump into a garden. Spruce up your backyard for cheap! #artsyprettyplants #backyard #yardideas #gardenproject #succulents #repurpose #planteridea
Succulent Care: What to do about Root Rot
Over watering your succulents can cause root rot. This is an easy mistake to make, because succulents require less water that typical houseplants. Learn how to properly water succulents, identify succulent root rot early and how to fix it when you spot it. #houseplants #succulentsgarden #succulentlove instagram.com/craft_tea_fox_succulents
Bear Paw Succulent Care for Beginners - Gardening Tips | Seeds and Spades
The bear paw succulent, or Cotyledon tomentosa, gets its common name from its leaves, which look a whole lot like the paws of a cartoon bear, complete with a fuzzy surface and little claws. This plant can grow up to 20 inches in height, but is usually shorter. It flowers in summer with a branched flower cluster of hairy, five-petaled pink flowers. In this article, we’ll be covering bear paw succulent care in detail. #bearpaw #succulents #bearpawsucculent #succulent #gardeningtips
Preparing Succulents to Winter Indoors!
Learn exactly how to prepare your succulents for winter indoors! Learn about indoor lighting, watering and get my checklist for winter succulent prep! #succulentcare #succulentsinwinter #indoorsucculents
Aeonium Kiwi Succulent Care
Aeonium Kiwi succulents have thin green and yellow leaves with pointed tips that turn pink in full sun. Unlike many other succulents, Aeoniums do not like hot and dry weather. Their growing season is from winter to spring, when temperatures are cooler and they are summer dormant. Want to find out more about this pretty succulent? Learn more about Aeonium Kiwi care and propagation here! #succulents #succulentsgarden #indoorgarden
How to water a Snake Plant
The snake plant (scientific name Sansevieria trifasciata) is also called mother-in-law’s-tongue and viper’s bowstring hemp. With names like this, it’s easy to assume that these plants can survive just about anything. And it’s true: the snake plant has indeed earned a reputation for being an incredibly tough houseplant. But that doesn’t mean it’s immune to all danger. Learn more! #snakeplant #wateringsnakeplant #wateringguides
Buying Succulents on Etsy: A Review
It’s appropriate that a great place to buy a quirky plant like a succulent would be a quirky online marketplace like Etsy. Check out this review on how to buy succulents on Etsy. #succulents #indoorgardening #outdoorgardening #gardeningtips #cacti #etsy
Build DIY Succulent Planters with Scrap Plywood
Plywood is one of the cheapest and most versatile types of lumber on the market for doing woodworking projects on a budget. Check out this article and learn how I turned some scrap plywood into a couple of beautiful geometric succulent planters with a few basic woodworking tools and a little imagination! Check out more crafting and woodworking inspiration at ThistleDownsFarm.com | #woodworking #succulentplanters #woodworkingdiy #diycrafts
How To Grow Succulents
Learn expert tips to grow beautiful, healthy succulents! We also give recommendations for easy-to-grow succulents that make great houseplants! Enter your name and email to download your free eBook! #succulents #howtogrowsucculents #howtowatersucculents #trilliumliving
Saguaro Cactus 101: Facts And How To Grow
Saguaro Cactus is an iconic symbol to the peoples and animals that are indigenous to the lands depicted in these Westerns. It's also one of the few visuals you can actually care for at home as a living souvenir of Southwest Americana #saguaro #saguarocactus #saguarocactuscare #cactusfacts #cactifacts #cactusfacts #cactusfactsplants #cactusfunfacts #funfactsaboutcactus #cactus #cacti
25 Purple Succulents
Explore 25 stunning ideas for growing Purple Succulents with tips on growing these beautiful plants outdoor in your garden landscape and indoors in pots. Enjoy discovering an amazing display of colors with our definitive list of 25 Purple Succulents.