Category Archives: Care tips

Dudleya- Beauty Worth Of Waiting

Dudleya In Natural Habitat

The succulent family has countless members and species. We`re already used to that. Still, it gets more and more interesting every day. Even most experienced succulent gardeners get surprised with some new, rare species from time to time. Therefore, prepare to meed Dudleya, a rare succulent you may already encounter without even knowing. Dudleya– Rarety […]

Strawflower Cactus- Don`t Overlook This Beauty

Pink Straw Flower

If you’re browsing gardening shops on regular basis, you surely noticed cute little cactus plants displayed, catching your eye with breathing, bright-colored flowers. Experienced cacti growers know that these plants are called Strawflower Cactus and are mostly used to enhance sales. However, they are still beautiful and don’t deserve to be overlooked. Strawflower Cactus– Take […]

Water Globes- Are They Suitable For Succulents?

Water Globes In Pots

Water globes are taking the gardening by the storm. What makes them so popular is the fact that they can create a shortcut around usual gardening rituals. Water globes (watering globes or aqua globes, as some call them) are designed to provide the plants a steady water supply when you’re not around to water them […]

Succulent Fertilizer- Answers To Confusing Questions

What Fertilizer To Choose For Succulents?

While talking about different types of succulents and cacti, we usually spend some time on a fertilizer needed for a specific species. There’s a lot of debate among succulent and cacti lovers on whether these plants even need fertilization. In the next few lines, we`re going to dive into the topic and go over specific […]

Coral Cactus- Little Monster Of Succulent World

Purple Coral Cactus

In the countless variates in the cacti family, if something has a pet name that includes “monster” in it, it definitely tells a lot. Recently, we went over a few quite rare species here, so this is the last addition to that list. Coral Cactus is another crested version of a common species, but with […]

Mermaid Tail Succulent- Out Of This World

Mermaid Tail Succulent

No matter how much we`re used to finding new and unique-looking succulents, from time to time a species caught global attention and leave us breathless. This is lately the case with Mermaid Tail succulents. They took the internet by storm and it’s not surprising, given their appearance and the fact that everything about them is […]

Jumping Cholla- It Bites, But It`s Adorable

Jumping Cholla Cactus

In a cacti world, there are some pretty spiky species. Then, there are ones to go off their way to defend themselves. One of those species is Cylindropuntia Fulgida, also known as Jumping Cholla cactus. Native to the Colorado Desert, the Sonoran Desert and some parts other parts of South West USA, this succulent is […]