Title:Success with Succulents: Choosing, Growing, and Caring for Cactuses and Other Succulents
ISBN:9780760353585
Format Type:PDF
Book: Success with Succulents: Choosing, Growing, and Caring for Cactuses and Other Succulents by John Bagnasco
Success with Succulents: Choosing, Growing, and Caring for Cactuses and Other Succulents by John Bagnasco
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Success with Succulents: Choosing, Growing, and Caring for Cactuses and Other Succulents


Prologue
Cactuses and other succulents are wildly popular in homes the world over, regardless of climate. They're resilient, beautiful, and easy to care for as long as you know what you're doing. Whether you live in a warm, dry climate and want to grow a whole cactus garden outdoors or you'd like to add one of these alluring species to your indoor windowsill, this book has what you need to pick the perfect plants for you and make them thrive.

Success with Succulents is filled with both well-known and unusual species of cactuses and succulents, as well as tips and techniques for caring for these water-sipping species indoors and out. From color combinations, sizes and shapes, and placement to ideal soil selection, container growing, watering, fertilizing, grooming, and propagation, learn everything you need to know about growing succulents. The book also includes more than 100 plant profiles, with details that will help you succeed in gardening prickly and waxy varieties of all kinds.