There is a common misconception that all cacti and succulents grow best in full sun, planted in pure sand, and never need much water or nutrients. In reality, most kinds can survive much neglect, but will thrive under better conditions.
Succulents can be Winter growers or Summer Growers. Learn about it SucculentDorm
Until I do my own video, take a look at Laura Eubanks’s tutorial on how to trim up your succulents. I’ve learned so much about succulents by watching her videos. Well, Laura and Debra Lee Baldwin. Enjoy! Also, make sure that your succulents are not dormant when you prune them! Laura Eubanks shows how to prune your succulents
Organic, chemical-free gardening is healthier for you and for the environment and yields tastier produce, but you will have to deal with some pesky garden visitors. Grow these veggies and herbs together in the garden to deter pests naturally.
— Read on gardentherapy.ca/deter-pests-naturally/
This article has so much good information on succulents in containers that I just had to share. If you don’t want to get your hands dirty, call me. As a designer with wholesale connections, I can usually you get you a better price than if you did it yourself. https://www.sunset.com/garden/garden-basics/succulent-plants
I’m the past, when faced with this question, I pored over my gardening and succulent books, and scoured the internet in search of the answer to this question. I also consulted another succulent expert and arrived at the wrong answer to this question! Here, Debra Lee Baldwin gives us the definitive answer with proof!
This is a good read if you’re still on the fence about succulents. They can look very lush and inviting! Succulents can solve your garden problems. Call or text me to schedule a consultation on incorporating succulents and other water-wise plants into your landscape.