Plant Care — Cactus

Succulents, do they hate you? (hint, they do not!)

Cactus Succulent

This category is certainly the easiest and least demanding, so why do so many people kill them?? The most common cause of succulent death in captivity is being "loved" to death. It's hard to resist watering even when it isn't needed.  Root rot due to overwatering and/or incorrect soil that holds too much moisture are the leaders in succ murder. These plants are native to deserts where the direct sun is relentless. They stand for months on end with nature having zero f*!ks to give about providing water. Yet they grow and thrive in these harsh conditions. Here's how it...

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