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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.

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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.

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How To Care for Tiger Tooth Aloe (Aloe juvenna)

Don’t let its name, its tooth-shaped leaves, or the row of tiny tooth-like spines running along the edge of each leaf fool you. Tiger tooth aloe is a real pussycat of a plant. Its spikes are softer than they look, and as far as daily care is concerned, this plant is as independent as a … Read more

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How To Grow and Care For The Paddle Plant (Kalanchoe Thyrsiflora)

Healthy paddle plant looks a bit like a head of red romaine lettuce in succulent form. Also known by the nickname “flapjacks,” due to its orderly layers of flat fleshy leaves, this succulent is easy to grow indoors or outdoors. If you have a sunny spot and want to fill it with a resilient, low-maintenance, … Read more

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How To Grow and Care For a Panda Plant (Kalanchoe tomentos)

It isn’t as strange as it seems that the panda plant—a bushy perennial succulent from Madagascar—is named after an animal from China. Kalanchoe tomentos got its nickname from its chubby paw-shaped leaves, which are covered in a light velvety fur, and studded along the edge with reddish brown claws. Unlike pandas, panda plants can be … Read more