Lithops 101 – What you need to know to keep them alive

Lithops 101 – A crash course in: Lithops care needs, growing cycles, and why you need to know them BOTH to keep them alive.

December 2023 Update: ‘The Succulent Manual: A guide to care and repair for all climates’ second edition is out now! Available as a paperback, ebook, and online

With over 200 graphics and photos, 48,000+ words, and 188 pages, the paperback also includes a Plant Journal for logging your collection!

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Echeverias and Rosettes 101: Color, Care, and Form

Behold the enchanting Echeveria! Their lovely rosette forms are often among the first to catch the eye of those new to succulents. The attractive growth pattern is a great example of the golden ratio or sacred geometry, and the whimsical variety of colors and leaf shapes makes them oh so very collectible. 

But sometimes when you bring them home, within a short amount of time, they start looking less compact and lose their colors. 

This video will help you learn what you can do to keep your Echeverias, Sedeverias, Graptoverias, Graptopetalums, Sedums, and other rosette form succulents looking their best. 

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