How to Care for Succulents in Very Dry Air?

Answer If you live in an area with very dry air, succulents are the right plants for you. Like cacti, succulents thrive in dry conditions. Their tissues are adept at conserving water. These camels of the ... Read More »

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How to Care for the Black Stem of Succulents?

Succulents' striking appearance and innate hardiness appeal to many gardeners. Both can be negatively affected by a common condition called black stem rot. Over watering and poor soil drainage caus... Read More »

Succulents That Bloom?

Succulents are plants whose fleshy leaves, stems or roots are designed to act as a reservoir to provide the plant with water as needed. These plants are ideal for xeriscape gardens, but many succul... Read More »

How to Breed Succulents?

Succulents are most commonly propagated by stem cuttings. Rooted stem cuttings produce a plant that is genetically identical to its parent. If you want to cross the genes of two different succulent... Read More »

Diseases of Succulents?

Succulents are low-maintenance plants: they need little water, thrive in nearly any temperature and require minimal fertilizing. However, they are susceptible to a variety of diseases caused by fun... Read More »