Succulent container garden is something that is easy to create and look after. These plants are drought tolerant, don’t need much space to grow and need very little after-care.
Here are some tips for those who would like to have this masterpiece at home. Planting a succulent container garden seems to be the most difficult thing, as in future your will not have to devote much time to it. First of all, you should choose the right type of container: it should have drainage holes, if it doesn’t – try to make them yourself. The next step is planting. These water preserving plants need tight planting as they are slow growing and need right positioning since the very beginning. One more thing you should know is that plants like cactus are used to growing in dry conditions. So don’t try to water them every day: wait for the contained to get dry, and then water plant a little bit.
As you may have already guessed, succulent container garden care isn’t the thing you should worry about. They store water in their leaves and are not afraid of drought. So if you are a busy person and forget to water your cactus, it won’t be a problem. That is why some people call succulent gardening an art for lazy bones.
Surf in the internet to find some interesting container gardening succulent ideas. If you have little space in your room or office, mini garden in glass bowl will be suitable. It will save a lot of space, but there will be no drainage in container, so don’t overwater. You may also use frames to grow your plant vertically. The best idea for office decor will be a succulent terrarium: it will look elegant and enable you to use different shapes and textures.