A Beginner's Guide to Succulent Gardening

A Step-by-Step Guide to Growing Beautiful & Long-Lasting Succulents
Product Number: EB00783874
Released: Nov 08, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781462920679
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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Description

Adored for their charming shapes and colors, respected for their resilience and adaptability, and just plain fun to have around—succulents are the hottest home gardening trend today. A Beginner's Guide to Succulent Gardening is a friendly guide to popular succulents, walking novices through all the basics, like: -Choosing your succulents—from Hens and Chicks (Echeveria) to bristly flowering cactus varieties -Mixing the right soils for your succulents and preparing the growing environment -Easy potting and transplanting techniques -Succulent care—including watering, fertilizing and providing the right amount of sun for each variety -Understanding peak periods as well as seasonal traits and needs, so you can have a beautiful succulent garden year-roundThis book contains all sorts of helpful tips on what to look for when buying a plant, how to troubleshoot when your succulent shows signs of distress, how to trim the leaves and stems, and how to start new plants from cuttings. Clear diagrams and at-a-glance fact sheets for each variety, as well as inspirational photos of attractively and happily-housed succulents, fill the pages of this book. Now is the time to give succulents a try! Let A Beginner's Guide to Succulent Gardening be your guide to get you started and grow your indoor garden one succulent at a time.

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Author(s): Taku Furuya
Original Publish Date: Mar 26, 2019

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