Top Ten cacti Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Cacti and Succulents Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Tips on Growing and Caring for Kalanchoes
Kalanchoes are known for their colorful flowers. They are popular gift plants but what do you do with them after they bloom? Give them some care and they'll treat you to bright flowers and baby plants for years to come.

2. Growing Cacti and Succulents Hydroponically
If you love house plants but find watering is inconvenient, consider the hydroculture method. This is also known as hydroponics. This method is suitable for cacti and succulents, especially Christmas cactus, Thanksgiving cactus, and Easter cactus.

3. Benefits of Indoor Cacti/Succulents
Houseplants have much to offer. These provide many kinds of benefits to indoor gardeners.

4. Jade Plant
Jade plants are grown in homes around the globe. Even if you have a black thumb, you may find success with this plant.

5. Mother of Thousands
Some plants are so strange looking they just beg to be taken home. Mother of Thousands is one of those plants. But be careful where you put it, or you may have thousands of plants!

6. Aloes - an introduction
The beautiful aloe plant is commonly used as a medicinal plant. HereĀ“s the lowdown on this easy to grow succulent.

7. Living Stones, Split Rocks, and Baby Toes
Succulents that look like stones or rocks? These fascinating plants are easier to grow that their exotic looks would lead you to believe. Be stingy with water!

8. Hardy Succulents - Book Review
If you live in a colder climate, don't give up on growing succulents. This book details the many succulents the author successfully grows in Colorado. Some can even survive zone three temperatures.

9. Containers for Succulents
Many people grow cacti and succulents in containers. Almost anything can be a succulent container if it has the right qualities.

10. Echeverias
Echeverias are a family of succulents characterized by their rosette shape. They are a favorite in container gardens and landscape design.

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