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Thanks for visiting Succulents and Sunshine! Our goal is to help you learn more about growing succulents, propagating succulents and making awesome things with succulents! Below you'll find some basic posts to get you started. You can also check out our projects page for fun things you can do with succulents!

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Here are some great posts to help you learn more about succulents!

A Guide for Growing Succulents as Indoor House Plants

A Guide for Growing Succulents as Indoor House Plants

I’ve received a few emails lately asking about taking care of succulents indoors, especially during the winter. I know a lot of you are living in areas similar to mine (not conducive to growing succulents outdoors year round). Since I definitely have some experience growing these beauties indoors I thought I’d share some of my…

How to Water Succulent Plants

How to Water Succulent Plants

If you haven’t already, please read my post about the ideal soil for succulent container gardens along with this post on how to water succulent plants. The reason being, soil plays a very important part in watering. I get a lot of questions about watering so I wanted to address some of the more general questions. Watering succulents…

Well draining soil for succulent container gardens

Well draining soil for succulent container gardens

As you likely know, most of my succulent gardening is done in containers indoors. I’m able to bring them outside in the summer, but for at least 2/3 of the year my plants are inside. I’ve done a lot of research about the best type of soil for succulent container gardens and I’ve tried several…

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Growing Succulents Indoors

is a 42 page eBook, downloadable as a pdf, full of beautiful photos. It covers all aspects of growing succulents indoors including: watering, soil, sunlight, temperature, pests/problems and selecting a container. Just $8.99!
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Propagating Succulents

is a 33 page eBook, downloadable as a pdf, with over 50 beautiful photos. The book has three sections: propagating succulents from leaves, propagating succulents from cuttings, and fun projects with succulents. Just $8.99!
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