How To: Live Moss Topped Urn

Aside from my usual gardening posts, I wanted to include another how to project. This is a quick project about how to create a live moss topped urn or decorative bowl that should only take about 5 minutes once you have all the supplies available.  It’s a simple, chic way to bring a little green into your home any time of year.

Removing Your Succulent Flower Stalks

You may find yourself asking “Why would I ever remove a succulent flower stalk?” There are a few reasons why succulent gardeners may remove the stalks from their plants, but first let’s talk about the flower stalks themselves.

DIY Succulent Soil Mix Recipe

What in the world is a succulent soil mix recipe? Why would you want to mix your own soil? By making your own soil mix for plants, you can customize it to your climate and plant needs. Today I am discussing succulent soil mix.

How To Care For Your Easter Cactus

There are many misconceptions when it comes to holiday cacti. Many people don’t realize there are actually three distinct holiday cacti species: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter.  Since Easter is around the corner, I will be discussing care of Easter cacti (Hatiora Gaertneri). They can often be viewed as hard to care for, and require the right conditions to bloom. My hope is by the time you finish reading this post, you will have the knowledge and confidence to buy and care for your very own Easter cactus.