Posts tagged succulents

August 21, 2014

 

xeriscaping

Xeriscaping

The word derives from the Greek word xeros, which means dry.

December 15, 2011

 

indoor orchids

Plant Sitting: Cacti, Orchids, And Worms?

I often plant sit for friends who spend the cold months in warmer climes, or who escape the humidity of the Midwest summers for cooler destinations.

October 6, 2011

 

Living Wall

A Living Wall

Walls of plants, both indoors and out, are trendy, though they were actually featured by the Brazilian designer Roberto Burley Marks over 100 years ago.

December 3, 2009

 

Succulent Red Cactus

Neglectable Houseplants

Succulents are commonly known as "neglectable plants" for their ability to thrive in otherwise inhospitable conditions of little water and sunshine.

August 20, 2004

 

yellow sedum

Sedum

Hot dry weather is a challenge for gardeners, who long for plants that don’t wilt in high summer.

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