We were astounded when we first heard that coffee grounds for succulents could help improve growth. It seemed bizarre. Are coffee grounds good for succulents? It sounded like an odd choice of fertilizer but we thought we’d give it a go. This article aims to guide you through using coffee grounds for succulents and what the best methods are.
Some of the resources below may be affiliate links, meaning I get paid a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you use that link to make a purchase. Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera) are fairly low maintenance plants and can thrive off of little attention. But this doesn’t mean that you should be negligent with … Read more Why is my Christmas cactus turning purple?
A common question amongst collectors is ‘why is my Christmas cactus not blooming?’. Getting a Christmas cactus to bloom can be difficult for some and requires the right lighting, temperature, and care. In this article, we aim to guide you on the most common reasons why your houseplant isn’t blooming and how to fix them!
As humans, we like to run off coffee! For many of us, we simply couldn’t survive in the mornings without it. But what if I told you that we are not the only species that enjoys a good ol’ cup of coffee? I’m sure you’ve heard the rumor going around, that indeed houseplants and succulents can thrive off coffee. In particular, it’s the Christmas Cactus, (also known as Schlumbergera), we will be discussing today.
Cacti are great because they are low-maintenance and don’t need too much attention. That’s why they are the perfect beginner’s houseplant. They are classified as a succulent, which means their stems can store incredible amounts of water and this is why they can survive in high climates and often have a plump appearance. To get you started on your cactus adventures, we have put together our top 8 essential cactus care tips for beginners.