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All About Butts........ I Mean All About Lithops

All about Lithops and their care

All About Butts........ I Mean All About Lithops

So what are Lithops? Are they plants? Are they little alien butts? brains? The jury is still out but for this post we will stick with plants. Crazy one of a kind plants but plants...... I think.

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How Often Should I Water Succulents?

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How Often Should I Water Succulents?

Over the years talking to many people about succulent care, I have found one question that is asked more than any. Funny thing I have found is it is also an area in the care of succulents with the most conflicting info.

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Stapelia Care and Info

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Stapelia Care and Info

With fall upon us it seems all the Stapelia are blooming. So, we thought this would be a good time to highlight them and give everyone a little more info about them. While Stapelia plants aka starfish flowers all kind of look alike. They are a low growing, spineless, branching succulent. Overall just a basic plant that can be anywhere from green to red in color. What really makes this genus stand out is it's flowers. The flowers can be vibrant purples, yellows, reds, and pretty much any other color too! They come in many shapes and sizes. Stapelia gigantea...

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About Us and Our Journey to Phoenix Rising Succulents

About Us

About Us and Our Journey to Phoenix Rising Succulents

Our names are Matt and Amanda. We started growing succulents and cacti many many moons ago. We ended up growing so many we decided to start sharing our babies. In 2016 we opened NorCal Succulents in Paradise, CA. For 2 and a half years we were honored to share beautiful cacti and succulents with our neighbors. Then on November 8th 2018 the Camp Fire tore through our town leaving our nursery and home in ashes. With just the clothes on our backs and a lot of prayers said we decided to move and rebuild in the Phoenix Arizona area. We...

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Updates Coming to the Website

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Updates Coming to the Website

We have some new and exciting changes planned for the website. Besides the new blog we are also working on an area dedicated to information about all the amazing different types of succulents. We are also planning an area of the website dedicated to care of them all as well. We would also like an area where all of you can post pictures of your plants too. Stay tuned as all of this will be slowly rolling out in the future!

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