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62 Different Types of Aloe Vera (with Photos)

Aloe vera has around 250 species, of which four are grown for their health benefits. Aloe Vera Barbadensis is the most cultivated of the species and is native to North Africa. Wild species of aloe vera can live for a century. The plant produces two substances: the aloe vera gel, which is 96 percent water, and …

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How to Care for a Parodia Cactus (So it always looks great)

Genus Parodia Growing cacti is one of those hilarious plants that either you get, or you don’t get. Personally, I don’t get it. I have yet to meet a cactus that I could keep happy, and only after I wrote this article did I finally understand what I had been doing wrong all these years. …

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17 Different Types of Succulents

Succulents are easy-to-care-for plants that are often mistaken as cacti. In fact, the cacti make up over 1,300 of the succulent species. There are over 60 different succulent families and about 10,000 plant variants that differ in color, texture, and size. No matter the succulent species, this genera of plants will absolutely blow you away …

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23 of My Favorite Indoor Cactus Plants and Types (Photos)

I recently got into indoor cacti because my oldest son loves cacti and we bought him a terrific indoor cacti planter. He diligently cares for it which is nice to see. Of course, one benefit of enjoying indoor cactus plants is that they don’t require all that much care (compared to other plants and flowers). …

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132 Different Types of Cacti listed in A to Z Photo Database

Welcome to our cacti database where we list many different varieties of the succulent species. Each listing includes an image and key growing information. Related: Indoor Cactus Types | All Plants & Flowers | Perennials | Annuals | Shrubs | Types of Succulents | Cactus Garden Ideas  Cacti Database To take a look at each cactus species, just click on the link …

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How to Make a Succulent Terrarium (4 Step DIY Tutorial)

Editor’s note: I’m excited to publish this article after enjoying my first terrarium creation with my 7-year-old son. He received a terrarium kit as a gift. He loved making it and it turned out really well. While you can use a kit, you can also create one on your own. Fortunately, I was able to …

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