Salacious Succulents 🌡

I wasn't initially a fan of succulent plants, as most of the ones I saw looked unappealing. I also couldn't see the point in cacti, which looked ugly and painful to me. Where's the value in having a ball of spikes sitting around? πŸ€” But then I noticed some 'aloe cactus' plants on Amazon, and … Continue reading Salacious Succulents 🌡

The Three Margateers β˜˜οΈ

Cringe warning. Margarita, my second ever plant (I now have 27!!), gave her body for the advancement of science. Not reallyβ€” she got infected 😭. Yet she lives on through the Three Margateers. Grown from her cuttings, they have all now been potted and named after starting life in a glass of water. Margarita, in … Continue reading The Three Margateers β˜˜οΈ

Da Babiess Of Fort Plante πŸ˜πŸͺ΄

A friend gave me echeveria leaves months ago…since that time I've created some (very) slow-growing baby ones! The babies grow from the ends of the adult leaves. I began with three leavesβ€” the third on the right-hand side has recently shrivelled away…the babies have fledged! I'm growing baby cactuses! Some of the green is just … Continue reading Da Babiess Of Fort Plante πŸ˜πŸͺ΄