Are you fond of plants? Do you love to decorate your home with plants? Have you been wishing for a long time to decorate your place with plants? Do you know the best options for plants for your home garden?
If you have been looking for plants that are beautiful for home decoration, you really need to try succulents. They are hugely in demand and loved by most people. If you already have these at home, you already know how beautiful they are. The best aspect of this plant is the fact that you can choose to have them as an indoor plant or even outdoor plant. Another aspect of this plant that you need to keep in mind is the fact that, you will have to take sufficient care of this plant in case you choose to decorate your place with them. There are specific things you will have to follow in order to keep them beautiful and strong. Here are a few ways in which you can take care of your succulents. This will be helpful for all those who already have these plants as well those who are looking at bringing them home.
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How To Take Care Of Your Indoor Succulents?
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#1. One of the essential things you will need to do is to plant your succulents in a pot that drains out the water. They are not accustomed to wet soil. If you leave them in wet soil for long, they will surely contract some disease or rot, in worst cases it may die. Less moisture and high temperature are what these plants are naturally accustomed to.
#2. The kind of soil you choose is important; succulents will require a soil that drains well. Soil that retains water for a long period of time is an absolute no for this plant.
#3. You need to provide a good amount of sunlight to these plants. Succulents belong to warm regions; they are very used to warm sunlight. It will be important to keep them out in the sunlight for at least around half a day or place them in such a spot where it is exposed to sunlight.
#4. Although it is important to drain out the excess water, at the same time you will have to make sure you provide sufficient water to your succulents. Do not just sprinkle water over them with the aim of not leaving them over moist. You will have to make sure you supply sufficient amount of water to them at least once a week.
#5. You will have to make an effort to maintain the temperature of the space you choose to keep your plant in. They need a warm temperature throughout. Even during the winter months, you will have to provide them with sufficient heat.
How To Take Care Of Your Out Door Succulents?
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#1. Since you are keeping them outdoors it becomes convenient to supply them with natural sunlight. Choose a spot outdoors where there is ample amount of natural sunlight.
#2. While watering them, do not pour water directly on the leaves, and instead, pour a good amount of water on the soil. Directly pouring water on the soil will keep the leaves dry.
#3. Make sure you bring them inside in the winter season. It is one of those exotic plants and many of such fancy plants do not survive in harsh winters. You will have to keep them inside the house in a comparatively warm spot. if you live in a country that has really harsh winters, you surely will have to make preparations to keep these plants warm during the winter months.
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