The 15 Biggest Cacti Species (With Amazing Photos)

The 15 Biggest Cacti Species (With Amazing Photos)

Do you have a huge front yard space that looks bare and flat? Take a look at this list of the biggest cacti species that will make a massive (literally) impact on your landscape. The 15 biggest cacti are: Mexican giant cardon (Pachycereus pringlei), Prickly pear cactus (Opuntia ficus-indica), Fishhook barrel cactus (Ferocactus wislizenii), Golden…

Are Cactus Fruits Edible? (6 Cacti With Edible Fruits)
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Are Cactus Fruits Edible? (6 Cacti With Edible Fruits)

Perhaps you’ve seen some animals enjoying the watery and soft flesh of the cactus fruit, but are they edible for human consumption too? In general, cactus fruits are edible and safe for human consumption. Cacti species with edible fruits are: Prickly pear cactus (Opuntia species), Pitahaya or Dragon ruit actus (Hylocereus undatus), Barrel cactus (Echinocactus…

The 10 Cactus with Stunning White Flowers (With Photos)
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The 10 Cactus with Stunning White Flowers (With Photos)

Are you looking for cactus with white blossoms for a dainty touch on your porch? This compilation of 10 cacti with stunning white flowers will give character to your garden in spring and summer. The 10 cacti with stunning white flowers are: Golden torch cactus (Trichocereus ‘spachiana’), Giant saguaro cactus (Carnegia ‘gigantea’). Easter lily cactus…

The 27 Most Beautiful Cacti and Succulents (With Photos)

The 27 Most Beautiful Cacti and Succulents (With Photos)

Are you considering adding new cacti or succulents to your collection but are unsure which plants would be best for you? Problem solved! Here is the extensive list of beautiful cacti and succulents of top collectors’ choice. The most beautiful cacti and succulents are: Purple prickly pear (Opuntia ‘santa rita’), Blue chalksticks (Senecio ‘repens’-, Concrete…

How To Grow and Propagate String of Pearls? Steal Our Secret (With Videos)

How To Grow and Propagate String of Pearls? Steal Our Secret (With Videos)

Are you struggling to keep your string of pearls alive? After several years of taking care of this succulent, I’ve figured out a few must-dos to keep it thriving. Here are my secrets! To grow the string of pearls successfully, it is crucial to 1) provide adequate indirect lighting, 2) water only when dry, 3)…

5 Reasons For Cacti Turning White [or White Spots]? With Our Solutions
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5 Reasons For Cacti Turning White [or White Spots]? With Our Solutions

Most cacti are green, but they can get white spots for an unknown cause. Should you worry? It sometimes happens quite often, even in my garden, so I tracked down several reasons for this problem and how to fix it. Cactus develop white spots because of 1) pest infestation, 2) lack of light, 3) extreme…

Can You Grow Cactus in Compost Only? [We Did It – Experiment]
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Can You Grow Cactus in Compost Only? [We Did It – Experiment]

Several newbie gardeners have asked if they can use pure compost in their cacti plants. To provide an actual answer, I performed a 60-day experiment of growing cacti using compost as the only planting medium. Growing cactus in compost only harm cactus growth. An experiment conducted on cacti shows brownish-yellow burnt spots on the stem…