Succulents

Succulents are fast becoming one of the most popular choices of plant. Enjoy our in-depth care guides and general tips & tricks from our succulent expert Claire.

can you use regular potting soil for succulents
Succulents
Claire Jacobs

Can You Use Regular Potting Soil for Succulents?

Check out my succulent soil for beginners guide. It covers everything you need to know about preparing and layering soil for happy, plump and growing succulents. Regular potting soil works perfectly for succulents since they don’t need any special high nutrient soil. As long as the soil drains well, your

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how to identify medicinal aloe vera plant
Succulents
Claire Jacobs

How to Identify Medicinal Aloe Vera Plant

There are nearly 600 types of aloe vera growing around the world. While they are all beautiful, there are also several poisonous varieties. So before you pull off a leaf and rub it on your skin, be sure that it is the safe species of aloe vera. True aloe vera

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