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Why we love Succulents:
Guide to growing cacti & succulents:
Tips for potted cacti & succulents
Feeding and watering
Succulents benefit from a slow release fertiliser, like Yates Dynamic Lifter Organic Plant Food. Apply during the warmer months, when they are actively growing. If growing indoors, use Yates Thrive Plant Food Spikes Cacti & Succulents. These plants are like a living sponge, they take what they need from rainfall and the excess must be able to drain away quickly. Be aware that persistently wet soil will quickly spell death for succulents, as their stems will rot away at the base. Avoid this by planting in well-drained soils, crevices, pots, and mounded garden beds, and completely avoid watering in winter.