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Tag: Succulents

Avast Ye Pirate Planters

Don’t forget Step 5. Never forget Step 5.

Ideal Office Plants: Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Moonshine’

If this guy won’t live in your office, nothing will.

Planting Plant Pillows for Plantbombing (Phew!)

How to plant knitted plant pillows with succulent cuttings.

Garden Links for 25 August 2011

We read the botanical web so you don’t have to. In this edition: Dahlia deception, Ficus bridges, an albino plant, and more.

I Always Feel Like Somebody’s Watching Me

My Pleiospilos nelii, aka Split Rock plant, is watching me.

Word of the Day: Viviparous

Viviparous plants generate offspring while attached to the parent.

Show Us Your Plants!

If you have plants, you must have photos of them. And we want to see them!

They Grow Up So Fast

I love seeing the differences that just six months of growth can bring.

A Visit to the SFBG Succulents

If you’re in town, the succulents at the San Francisco Botanical Garden well worth a visit.


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