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propagating succulents

this is an experiment for me. I have a mixed experience in nursing plants–especially baby plants–to health and happiness. I’ve only now gotten to the point where some of my plants have been alive for more than six months. 415 more words


Propagating succulents

Propagating succulents is probably one of my favourite things to do in my spare time. Yes, I am a succulent lover! I am most definitely not an expert or anything close but from my own research and observations, I have learnt a thing or two :) 561 more words


Succulent Proud Mama

While tagging along with Joel to San Diego when he took his 6 weeks program for his job, we brought our crockpot for the month long trip (more on that later, maybe) and we frequented Von’s for groceries. 330 more words

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A New Toy

I have treated myself to a new propagator this time one that is thermostatically controlled. I have a heated tray which I use to help with germination in the greenhouse but I want to try some more exotic plants so I have splashed out on a Premium Propagator from Stewart. 7 more words






Last year, in the first weeks of the winter months I decided to start propagating herbs, vegetables, and plants indoors. Part curiosity and part planning, I dubbed it, “The Winter Garden”. 270 more words


Succulent Satisfaction

Last month I started a new job as the Event Manager at a historic restaurant in Santa Monica. I’ve (very luckily) been given a lot of creative freedom within the position. 192 more words


Keeping the Brakes On

I always make the mistake at this time of year of sowing too much too early. That’s then followed by a crazy juggling act to keep seedlings in limited space in the light and warm till March.   390 more words

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