Category : Succulents & Cacti

Growing euphorbia plants and care guide to getting the most out of your plants

Growing euphorbia plants and care guide to getting the most out of your plants

Euphorbia comprises a large genus of plants inside of which are over 2,000 species so there is literally an endless choice of varieties. Of these, around 1,200 are succulent species

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How to divide Yucca plants

How to divide Yucca plants

Yucca plants produce sword-like leaves with tall blooming spikes and they are native to desert climates but they have become quite popular for landscaping in gardens around the UK. If

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Growing Yucca plants for that stunning architectural effect

Growing Yucca plants for that stunning architectural effect

The yucca plant can be an evergreen shrub, a small tree and some more tender varieties can be house plants. With so many options you can choose the dense or

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20 of our favourite types of succulents with pictures

20 of our favourite types of succulents with pictures

Succulents are taking over all manner of gardens, or indoors and out. Succulents thrive in dry climates like Central America and Africa where there is very little humidity. They do

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How to propagate alpines by dividing, from seed and by taking cuttings

How to propagate alpines by dividing, from seed and by taking cuttings

There are 3 ways you can propagate alpines successfully. The three methods used are incredibly similar to the method you would use for most other plants whether taking cutting or

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Growing and caring for alpine rockery plants successfully

Growing and caring for alpine rockery plants successfully

Alpine Rockery plants originate from high altitude climates, above the treeline where they have access to ample sun, but also a lot of exposure to cold, winter weather. That is

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How to create and build an alpine rockery garden

How to create and build an alpine rockery garden

If you are looking to create and build an alpine rockery garden, it’s all about getting the right rocks and stones to offset the alpines to your advantage and most

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10 best alpine rockery plants that are easy to grow for planting a rockery

10 best alpine rockery plants that are easy to grow for planting a rockery

Alpines are quite popular plants especially for rockeries in the UK because of their ability to cope with cold winters. They might be able to face cold temperatures, but the

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Growing rockery plants from seed

Growing rockery plants from seed

Growing from seed isn’t significantly different than growing from cuttings, but there are some key steps for ensuring your propagation goes well. There are over 2,000 types of rockery plants

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Caring for succulents indoors

Caring for succulents indoors

Succulents refer to a category of thousands of plants and they make for great household plants because they adapt easily to the conditions of your home and in many cases

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