Learn How to Identify Your Succulents (and why you should)

Knowing what types of succulents you own can help you better care for them because not all types of succulents need the exact same care. Use the methods in this post to determine what succulents you own! 

Get the best picture you can of your succulent. The better the picture, the more likely people will be able to identify the plant. 

Start with a good photo

I've found people in Facebook groups are more likely to give you feedback or tips than members in a forum. Click the link below for a couple groups you could request to join.

Facebook Groups

A great option for identification is an app put together by my friend Jacki at Drought Smart Plants called Succulent ID. You can look at different genera of succulents or search through photos based on characteristics of your succulent.

Drought Smart Plants

The Garden Web Forum is a very reliable way to get an ID for your succulent. You'll need to set up an account in order to post in the forum, but it's free and really easy. 

Garden Web Forum

Tap the link below for more ways to identify your succulents.