Welcome to Succulents and Sunshine! Our goal is to help you learn all about succulents so you can bring a little sunshine into your life.
I wanted to post about the ideal soil for succulent container gardens before talking about 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 is probably one of the trickiest parts of growing succulents, but if you know what to look for it’s not too bad! Read more →
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 things, some of which work much better than others. Read more →
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 thoughts and observations with you today!