A question regarding my cactus

I’m sorry I can’t tell you what kind of cactus this is but I’ve had it for several years and have seen the bottom of it turn brown. I was wondering what’s wrong with it and if there is anything…

Succulent losing leaves

Hi there and thank you so much for any help you can provide. Please see photos below. I bought this succulent three years and it has always struggled, losing one or two leaves every week or so but growing more.…

succulents, millipedes and propogation

hello, 1) I killed the millipedes on site, hiding in the soil. is the soil reuseable? 2) during the ambush, some leaves fell off my succulent, where can I find steps to propogate them successully? 3) my succulent has been…

Succulents & Carpenter Bees

I have some hen and chicks  in the front garden, south facing, sandy soil. Would like to add more succulents to the garden. Any suggestions on what will survive the winter and thrive? I remember seeing a spiral shaped succulent…

Delosperma Species – Yellow Ice Plant

I just read about Yellow Ice Plant.  I read they grow in California. I read that it can live in zone 3-9.  My question is – do you think it will be ok to plant it in Toronto? Any other…

Unhappy Jade Plant

I have an unhappy Jade plant that I inherited from a friend.  It’s losing leaves.  It’s in a sunny window.  There is a heating source nearby.  It gets watered about once every two weeks with a quarter cup of water.  …

Spots and Foamy Balls on Cacti

Two of our cactus plants have fallen sick this winter. One has become covered in light brown/beige spots. The other, a shorter round cactus has white foamy balls that have formed on it (pictures attached). They share a pot where…

Kalanchoe propagation

Hello. I have what looks like a Kalanchoe Pumila plant. I want to make stem cuttings but I am not sure where to cut since the leaves grow all the way to the bottom of the stem. Do I take…

Affordable way to provide succulent wedding favors

Hi I am planning to provide wedding favors in the form of small potted succulents, like the ones in the image that I attached. Our wedding date is Nov 5, so we have some time before we need these favors.…