In Botany (the study of plants), succulents are plants that possess thick, fleshy leaves which are used as water storage. They have unique, striking appearances which make them the perfect ornamental for indoor and outdoor décor such as in fairy garden designs, table centerpieces, in terrariums and even in weddings as part of the décor or bridal bouquet.
Popular succulents are Cacti (all cacti are succulents but not all succulents are cacti), Crown of thorns, Jade Plant, Aloe vera, Agave and Panda Plant (Kalanchoe tomentosa).
Succulents are inexpensive, very easy to care for and require very little attention. Below are some tips to ensure that your succulents are always thriving: