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Succulent Garden Articles

Category: Plant Profiles

Posted November 26, 2013

Plant Health and Cultivation of Spiral Aloe

Submitted by: Alan C Beverly Fall 2013 spiralaloe@yahoo.com www.ecotree.net I’ve long been aware of the narrow range of environmental conditions A.p. . accepts. Few plant species have evolved with such… read more

Posted August 4, 2013

Crazy for Cacti!

Many people ask me, what is the difference between a cactus and a succulent? All cacti are succulents, but not all succulents are cacti. Cacti are new world plants, meaning… read more

Posted February 8, 2013

From Seed to Spectacular: Succulent Production at the Growing Grounds

Succulent propagation isn't all about cuttings! We actually grow several varieties of succulents from seed collected from our plants here at the nursery. Here's a peek behind the production at… read more

Posted April 28, 2011

Aloe Polyphylla: Seedling or Tissue Culture?

There is a fair amount of information out there on this very special plant, sometimes referred to as Drakensburg Aloe (or more commonly Spiral Aloe) so I won’t go into… read more