eBook Idiot's Guides: Succulents, 1st Edition

  • Cassidy Tuttle
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  • ISBN-10: 1615648437
  • ISBN-13: 9781615648436
  • DDC: 635.9
  • 288 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released September 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Overview

This guide features everything needed to select, pair, pot, and care for succulent plants.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
Getting to Know Succulents.
1: Why Are Succulents So Popular?.
2: What You Can Do with Succulents.
3: Growing Succulents Indoors.
4: Ideal Succulent Environments.
Succulent Care.
5: How to Water Succulents.
6: When to Water Succulents.
7: Identifying Watering Problems.
8: The Right Soil.
9: Sun Exposure.
10: Cleaning and Trimming.
11: Fertilizing.
12: Potting and Repotting.
13: How to Repot.
14: Common Pests and Problems.
15: Propagating Succulents.
16: Propagating from Leaves.
17: Propagating from Cuttings.
18: Propagating from Chicks.
19: Propagating from Seeds.
Selecting & Arranging Succulents.
20: Purchasing Succulents.
21: Selecting Succulents.
22: Choosing the Right Container.
23: Using Top Dressings.
24: How to Adapt a Non-Draining Container.
25: Using Unusual Containers.
26: Arranging by Height.
27: Arranging by Color.
28: Perfect Pairings.
29: Displaying Succulents.
Succulent Projects.
30: Cuttings or Plugs?.
31: Working with Glue.
32: How Long Will My Creation Live?.
33: Terra Cotta or Ceramic Pot.
34: Strawberry Pot.
35: Hanging Planter.
36: Birdcage.
37: Glass Terrarium.
38: Succulent-Topped Pumpkin.
39: Living Picture.
40: Long Table Centerpiece.
41: Succulent Wreath.
42: Decorated Napkin Ring.
43: Succulent Boutonnière.
44: Bouquet.
Succulent Varieties.
45: Adromischus Cristatus.
46: Adromischus Maculatus.
47: Aeonium ‘Kiwi’.
48: Aeonium ‘Sunburst’.
49: Aeonium Arboreum ‘Zwartkop’.
50: Aloe ‘Black Beauty’.
51: Aloe Brevifolia.
52: Aloe ‘Christmas Carol’.
53: Aloe ‘Crosby's Prolific’.
54: Aloe ‘Doran Black’.
55: Aloe Haworthioides.
56: Aloe Juvenna.
57: Aloe Nobilis.
58: Aloe ‘Twilight Zone’.
59: Aloe Vera.
60: Anacampseros Rufescens.
61: Anacampseros Telephiastrum Variegata.
62: Cephalocereus Senilis.
63: Cereus Hildmannianus Uruguayanus.
64: Ceropegia Woodii Variegata.
65: Cotyledon Tomentosa Ladismithensis.
66: Crassula Arborescens.
67: Crassula Arborescens Undulatifolia.
68: Crassula Capitella.
69: Crassula Falcata.
70: Crassula Marginalis Rubra Variegata.
71: Crassula Marnieriana.
72: Crassula Muscosa.
73: Crassula Ovata.
74: Crassula Ovata ‘Gollum’.
75: Crassula Perforata.
76: Crassula Rupestris.
77: Crassula ‘Springtime’.
78: Crassula ‘Tom Thumb’.
79: Disocactus Flagelliformis.
80: Echeveria Agavoides.
81: Echeveria ‘Perle von Nurnberg’.
82: Echeveria ‘Black Prince’.
83: Echeveria ‘Doris Taylor’.
84: Echeveria Elegans.
85: Echeveria Harmsii.
86: Echeveria Imbricata.
87: Echeveria ‘Lola’.
88: Echeveria Purpusorum.
89: Echeveria Runyonii ‘Topsy Turvy’.
90: Euphorbia Cereiformis.
91: Euphorbia Polygona ‘Snowflake’.
92: Euphorbia Tirucalli.
93: Faucaria Tigrina.
94: Fenestraria Aurantiaca.
95: Gasteraloe ‘Little Warty’.
96: Gasteraloe ‘Green Ice’.
97: Graptosedum ‘California Sunset’.
98: Graptoveria ‘Candle Blue’.
99: Graptoveria ‘Fred Ives’.
100: Graptoveria ‘Silver Star’.
101: Gymnocalycium Mihanovichii.
102: Haworthia Coarctata.
103: Haworthia Concolor.
104: Haworthia Fasciata.
105: Haworthia Reinwardtii.
106: Haworthia Retusa.
107: Kalanchoe Daigremontiana.
108: Kalanchoe Luciae.
109: Kalanchoe Humilis.
110: Kalanchoe Longiflora Coccinea.
111: Kalanchoe Marnieriana.
112: Kalanchoe Pumila.
113: Kalanchoe Tomentosa.
114: Lithops.
115: Mammillaria Elongata.
116: Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis.
117: Mammillaria Plumosa.
118: Mammillaria Rhodantha.
119: Opuntia Microdasys Albata.
120: Oreocereus Celrianurs.
121: Pachyveria Glauca ‘Little Jewel’.
122: Peperomia Graveolens.
123: Pleiospilos Nelii.
124: Portulacaria Afra.
125: Rhipsalis Cereuscula.
126: Rhipsalis Ewaldiana.
127: Sansevieria Trifasciata.
128: Schlumbergera Truncata.
129: Sedum Adolphii.
130: Sedum Clavatum.
131: Sedum Morganianum.
132: Sedum Nussbaume-Rianum ‘Orange Delight’.
133: Sedum Pachyphyllum.
134: Sedum Praealtum.
135: Sedum Rubrotinctum.
136: Sedum Rupestre.
137: Sempervivum Arachnoideum.
138: Sempervivum ‘Pacific Devil's Food’.
139: Senecio Haworthii.
140: Senecio Barbertonicus.
141: Senecio Mandraliscae.
142: Senecio Radicans.
143: Senecio Rowleyanus.
144: Senecio Vitalis.
Appendix A: Index by Color.
Appendix B: Index by Height.
Glossary.
Resources.
Index.
About the Author.