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Earth laughs in flowers
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Although most orchids won’t grow from cuttings, some members of the Dendrobium genus will produce new plants from stem cuttings. Dendrobium nobile, commonly known as Noble Dendrobium, is one such species... - See more at:
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Gymnocalycium anisitsii is a small, globular cactus up to 6 inches (15 cm) diameter, up to 4 inches (10 cm) tall. It can be solitary or slowly clustering. Sometimes a central spine is present, but it is usually absent... - See more at:
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Plectranthus prostratus is a small, perennial, succulent plant up to 8 inches (20 cm) tall, with creeping, much-branched stems. It displays a profusion of tiny, thick, lime green leaves forming a mat of foliage... - See more at:
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Dioscorea elephantipes is a slow-growing and long-living succulent with tuber above ground level covered with layers of corky bark. The caudex can grow up to 6 feet (1.8 m) in nature, resembling an elephant’s foot. The stems grow in a climbing fashion... - See more at:
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Hoya pubicalyx is a fast growing, woody, epiphyte or scrambling shrub up to 10 feet (3 m) long, with large leaves up to 4 inches (10 cm) long and up to 2.4 inches (6 cm) wide. The leaves are narrow and have more or less silver flecks... - See more at:
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Euphorbia decaryi is a small, perennial, leafy succulent shrub up to 6 inches (15 cm) tall, with beautiful wavy, zig-zag edged leaves. It is a mat-forming plant and spreads almost horizontally on the ground by means of rhizomes... - See more at:
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Succulents are desert plants, so they don’t need much water. In fact, they don’t like to sit in wet soil because their roots are sensitive to the bacteria that develop when there is moisture. There are basically 2 things to remember about taking care of the succulents in your terrarium: light and water... - See more at:
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Echeveria ‘Encantada’ is an impressive succulent up to 8 inches (20 cm) tall, that forms rosettes of fleshy, teardrop-shaped leaves with a frosty, white toned appearance. The large rosette is up to 15 inches (37.5 cm) in diameter... - See more at:
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Calliandra brevipes is an attractive shrub up to 6 feet (1.8 m) tall, with finely divided leaves. The leaflets are very closely spaced and are often “closed up”. The flowers are a beautiful, powder-puff of erect stamens... - See more at:
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Echinopsis ‘Red Paramount’ is a semi-columnar cactus up to 6 inches (15 cm) in diameter, with dark green multi ribbed stem and short spines. The flowers are trumpet-shaped, orangish-red with lighter orange back petals and up to 4 inches (10 cm) in diameter... - See more at:
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