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What Potting Soil Is Best For Succulents?

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Succulents are gorgeous and hardy plants that are known for their low maintenance. However, the truth is that if you don’t manage to give the perfect conditions that mimic their natural environment, the chances of their demise are quite high. The reason for this is that succulents are typically native to deserts, so they are …

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5 Beautiful Flowering Succulents For Your Indoor or Outdoor Garden

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Looking for something a little different to add to your garden? Why not try some flowering succulents? These beautiful plants come in a variety of shapes and sizes and can add color and life to any outdoor or indoor space. Here are five of our favorite flowering succulents, perfect for anyone who wants to add …

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How to Properly Water Your Succulents

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Succulents may thrive in arid, desert-like conditions, but that doesn’t mean they can survive indefinitely without water. Figuring out how to keep these beautiful plants properly hydrated can be tricky, and you’ll be hard-pressed to find a home gardener who hasn’t either drowned or parched a succulent at some point in their life. Fortunately, this …

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5 Ways To Revive Your Succulents

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Succulents are a popular houseplant for various reasons. However, most people love them because they’re low-maintenance and add plenty of charm. But sometimes, even succulents can start to look a little bit sad. If you’ve been neglecting your succulent and it’s starting to droop, don’t worry – there are ways to revive it! Here are five …

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Grow These 7 Favorite Succulents Indoors

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Succulents engorge their leaves and stem to deal with dry climates. These plants require less watering, making them the perfect indoor plant if you forget about regular watering. They are low-maintenance plants to own and add color and life to any room. When growing succulents, it’s important to use cactus soil or a mixture of …

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Avoid These 8 Most Common Succulent Garden Mistakes

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Are you a succulent lover? If you are, then you know that succulents can add some major life (and green!) to any space. However, if you’re new to succulent gardening, there are a few things you should avoid doing if you want your succulents to thrive. Here are the top eight most common succulent garden …

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How To Propagate Succulents

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Succulents are cute, low-maintenance plants that can easily be grown indoors or outdoors in temperate climates. Their shallow root systems and ability to store water in their fleshy leaves allow them to thrive in dry climates. Succulents and cacti require a potting medium to provide nutrients while promoting drainage. You can purchase specific succulent and cacti potting soil or …

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15 Succulent Garden Ideas For Your Backyard

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There are endless ways to make your backyard look interesting and beautiful, from growing vegetables and fruits to building a swimming pool and creating a leisure area. However, thanks to the latest fashion for xeriscaping gardens, I have recently fallen in love with planting succulents in my garden. They have different shapes and colors, from …

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