8 Types of Greenovia Succulents You Can Grow

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Greenovia rosettes are a wonderful addition to any succulent collection. Their cultivars are relatively rare and may be quite challenging to the rear from seed. Mature, offset-producing rosettes are even more difficult to acquire, but they are nonetheless highly sought-after. The rose-like features of this plant, with origins in the Canary Islands, truly set it … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Greenovia Succulents


Sometimes, the leaf forms of succulents can make them look uncannily like flowers. Some would even say that the actual plant is more attractive than its very blooms. This rings true with Greenovia succulents, which resemble rosebuds and fully bloomed roses! If you’d like to give someone a rose-shaped succulent that can outlive actual roses, … Read more

Top 14 Types of Anacampseros You Can Grow

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Anacampseros are a genus of low-growing succulents that originate in South Africa. There are just over 100 different species in this genus. These succulents are easy to grow and require very little care. They make ideal houseplants but can also be grown outdoors in areas that experience mild winters.  Anacampseros appreciate full sun or bright … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Anacampseros

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Anacampseros are a small group of succulents that originated from South Africa. There are about 100 species in this genus. They are generally low-growing plants that can be characterized by their small, very fleshy leaves. These are mainly different shades of green but many have tinges of red and purple, especially when grown in full … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Aeonium ‘Zwartkop’

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Aeonium ‘Zwartkop’ is a hybrid or cultivar produced from Aeonium arboreum. It is sometimes also called Aeonium ‘Schwarzkopf’ and goes by the common names of Black Rose, Black Beauty, and Black houseleek tree. It’s a stunning succulent with large, flattish rosettes with dark purple leaves that almost appear black when in very bright light. The … Read more