succulent with brown leaves

Why Do Succulent Leaves Turn Brown or Black?

Succulents will put up with poor soil, failure to fertilize, and even severe under-watering, but that doesn’t mean they are indestructible. If you don’t provide the right growing environment and care, your succulent may change color, become unhealthy, and die.

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Echeveria elegans (Mexican Snowball) Growing Guide

Even for inexperienced gardeners, Mexican Snowball is an easy, attractive succulent to grow in sunny spots in your house or landscape. Learn how to grow this succulent here.

zig zag cactus in a pot

How To Grow and Care For Fishbone Cactus (Zigzag Cactus)

The Fishbone Cactus (also known as the Zigzag Cactus) originates in the jungle unlike the cacti you are probably used to, and it’s care needs are quite unique when compared to its desert dwelling cousins.