The cheapest way to grow your succulent collection is to start planting from cuttings. Sometimes, buying fully rooted succulents can be a bit pricey, especially if you get those beautiful Echeverias or rare succulent species. If you are just starting out and you are not very confident yet of keeping these plants alive, start something […]
Stapelia gigantea aka Starfish Flower has velvety-green, spineless stems that can grow upright to about 8-12 inches and is clump-forming. If you’ve seen a lot of this plant being posted online lately, that’s because this is their season to bloom! When the days become shorter and the temperature becomes cooler, it triggers these plants to […]
If you think growing succulents can only be just a hobby, think again! These interesting succulent plants can make you earn extra income. And you do not need to be an expert to start! Inexperienced, doubtful, and had no idea how to grow succulents. That’s how I was in when I started working with these […]
How To Save Overwatered Succulents How do you save overwatered succulents? The most common cause of failure when growing succulents is giving them too much water. While these chunky plants are resilient when it comes to water shortages, they are also equally fragile when they have too much. Overwatered succulents are in danger of destruction. […]
Do you know how long succulent cuttings can last unplanted? You’ll be surprised, but those succulent cuttings can survive for days, even weeks without soil or water. The moisture succulents store within their cells allows them to survive on top of a paper towel or even inside a box for days! That’s what makes succulent […]
If you are a beginner in growing succulents, you need to know some essential care tips to keep them alive. Because, although succulents are living plants, they are not the same as the common plants we see every day. Weren’t you amazed at how vibrant their colors are and how interesting they look? I’m sure […]
How to prevent etiolation:
1. Provide enough sunlight,
2. Look for succulents with low-light requirements.
3. Rotate once a week.
4. Provide grow lights.
5. Grow them outdoors.
6. Trim elongated parts.
As a beginner, the first thing that probably attracted you to succulents is their unique beauty. To successfully grow these plants and truly enjoy this hobby, you need to know a few important things as a beginner that will surely help you grow them easily. Who wouldn’t want to own those pastel-colored Echeverias that look […]