The Art of Gift Giving

The Art of Gift Giving

Regardless of the occasion or how expensive the gift itself is, presentation is the one thing that will either make or break the whole gift giving experience. A gift conveys how you truly feel about the person you are giving it to and how you present the gift is...
Succulent Tips for Beginners

Succulent Tips for Beginners

Use soil mix designed for succulents and cactus Only use pots with a drainage hole, don’t be tempted to use pots without drainage holes and use rocks at the base to create faux drainage. Pots made from Terracotta or concrete are an excellent choice for...
Succulent Dos & Don’ts

Succulent Dos & Don’ts

Although the general consensus may be that succulents thrive on neglect, there are some basic (and simple) rules to follow when caring for your succulents that will ensure that they will stay healthy and look fabulous for years to come. The following dos and...
Indoor Gardening

Indoor Gardening

Having been an avid gardener and plant enthusiast for several decades you might naturally assume that my interior living space would reflect my garden, lush greenery in various shapes and sizes displayed stylishly throughout….well you’d be mistaken…...
Welcome to Succulento

Welcome to Succulento

Hello, I’m Helena a self confessed plant addict and the founder of Succulento. This story began around 30 years ago when I was working in a very demanding and stressful job. When I wasn’t at work I was spending most of my spare time in the garden and...