Where Do Succulents Come From?

Where Do Succulents Come From?

The roots of succulent plants may be shallow, but the roots of their origins run deep. Perhaps you think it doesn’t matter where succulents come from? Please think again. Knowing a plant’s native habitat helps you understand its needs, its characteristics, and even its form. So let’s discover the origin of your favorite succulents as Succulent Market takes you on a global tour that eventually leads back home. Today’s succulents are found growing on every continent but Antarctica, but let’s start with Africa.

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4 SUCCULENT PESTS: Know Them to Whoa Them!

4 SUCCULENT PESTS: Know Them to Whoa Them!

Fortunately, most insects aren’t that interested in succulent plants — but that doesn’t mean you should let your guard down!  Every plant deserves a watchful eye, for every plant is somewhat susceptible. Besides, the earlier you spot and treat unwanted pests, the better your odds for reducing harm, infestation, and  potential death.

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5 REASONS THAT SUCCULENT MARKET DELIVERS

5 REASONS THAT SUCCULENT MARKET DELIVERS

But some might worry that a plant that’s shipped won't arrive in good condition. That’s not a problem with Succulent Market because we’re committed to ensuring that every one of our cacti and other succulent purchases meets our customers' expectations, each and every time. In fact, there are 5 key reasons that Succulent Market delivers.

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Crassula Plants: Very Different, Yet Very Alike!

Crassula Plants: Very Different, Yet Very Alike!

How do you describe Crassula plants? Well, Crassula plants are very different, yet very alike! Here's why:   

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Succulent Quiz!

Succulent Quiz!

How much do you know about succulents? Whether you have one succulent plant or an entire collection, you may want to take this quick quiz to see how much you know. And what you don’t know, you’ll learn by the end. Good luck!

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8 Steps for Succulent Care as Summer Ends

8 Steps for Succulent Care as Summer Ends

How do you care for your outdoor succulents as summer draws to a close? Here are 8 steps: 

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6 Reasons to Buy Haworthias

6 Reasons to Buy Haworthias

Why is Haworthia (pronounced ha-WORTH-ee-ah) worth-the-a purchase? Well, here are 6 reasons to buy Haworthia succulents . . .

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20 Amazing Facts about the Cactus

20 Amazing Facts about the Cactus

For these reasons and more, greenhouse-grown cacti make awesome houseplants, as well as captivating outdoor plants in select regions.

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10 Ways to Kill Your Succulents!

10 Ways to Kill Your Succulents!

Succulents are truly easy-to-grow, easy-to-propagate plants . . . but they’re not invincible. Here are 10 ways to kill your succulents, one poor plant at a time. Please read, and then DO JUST THE OPPOSITE!

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Africa’s Succulent Side

Africa’s Succulent Side

When you think of Africa, what comes to mind? Probably elephants, lions, and zebras — or perhaps vast, windblown plains and tropical rainforests. But what about succulents? Those fascinating, fleshy plants are part of Africa’s culture and history, too! 

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4 Types of Mobile Apps for Succulent Gardeners

4 Types of Mobile Apps for Succulent Gardeners

Mobile apps for succulent gardeners? Sure! Nowadays there’s a software program for just about everything – including nifty apps to ensure your succulents' continued good health. You see, the folks at Succulent Market dedicatedly deliver healthy plants to your doorstep, so naturally we want to help you to keep them that way! 

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5 Reasons to Grow a Jade Plant

5 Reasons to Grow a Jade Plant

The first reason to grow a jade plant is because it supposedly brings the owner lots of luck. That’s why it’s fittingly nicknamed the lucky plant. Its fleshy leaves are shaped like coins that hint at wealth, so it’s also called the money plant, money tree, and tree of wealth.

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