A-Z Index of Succulents

A best office plant is the Birds Nest - Sansevieria trifasciata hahnii

‘Bird’s Nest’, Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Hahnii’ – Details, Growing Tips

Common Names ‘Bird’s Nest’, ‘Good Luck Plant’, ‘Golden Bird’s Nest’, ‘Golden Hahnii’, ‘Dwarf Snake Plant’, ‘Birdsnest Plant’, ‘Bird’s Nest Sansevieria’, ‘Hahn’s Sansevieria’, ‘Dwarf Mother-in-Law Tongue’ Scientific Binomial Name Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Hahnii’ Description of Bird’s Nest, Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Hahnii’ ‘Bird’s Nest’, Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Hahnii’ is a smaller cultivar of the well known Snake Plant. This succulent …

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A popular office plant is the Dwarf Century Plant, Agave desmettiana ‘Variegata’, which is easy to grow and maintain.

Dwarf Century Plant, Agave desmettiana ‘Variegata’ – Details, Growing Tips

Common Names Dwarf Century Plant, Variegated Smooth Agave, Dwarf Variegated Agave, Maguey, Golden Moments Scientific Binomial Name Agave desmettiana ‘Variegata’ Description of Dwarf Century Plant, Agave desmettiana ‘Variegata’ The Agave desmettiana is a perennial with attractive rosette-forming dark blue-green leaves. This small succulent is an upright agave which forms an upright urn-shaped rosette. The leaves are …

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The Thanksgiving Cactus, Schlumbergera truncata is often mislabeled as the Christmas Cactus.

Thanksgiving Cactus, Schlumbergera truncata – Details, Growing Tips

Enjoy these details, facts and general tips for growing Thanksgiving Cactus, Schlumbergera truncata. Common Names Thanksgiving Cactus, Crab Claw Cactus, Claw Cactus, Lobster Cactus, False Christmas Cactus, Holiday Cactus, Linkleaf, Yoke Cactus Scientific Binomial Name Schlumbergera truncata,  Synonyms: Zygocactus truncates, Epiphyllum ruckeri, Cactus truncates, Epiphyllum ruckerianum, Epiphyllum truncatum Description of Thanksgiving Cactus, Schlumbergera truncata The Thanksgiving Cactus was …

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A real Christmas Cactus, Schlumbergera bridgesii sometimes classified as Schlumbergera bridgesii x buckleyi.

Christmas Cactus, Schlumbergera bridgesii – Details, Growing Tips

Some interesting details, facts and tips about the Christmas Cactus, Schlumbergera bridgesii. Common Names Christmas Cactus, True Christmas Cactus Scientific Binomial Name Schlumbergera bridgesii;  Synonyms: Schlumbergera bridgesii x buckleyi, Zygocactus x buckleyi, Epiphyllum bridgesii , Epiphyllum x buckleyi Description of Christmas Cactus, Schlumbergera bridgesii Some people maintain the true ‘Christmas Cactus’ is actually a hybrid (Schlumbergera …

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The Hatiora gaertneri Easter Cactus formerly Rhipsalidopsis gaertnerii is a beautiful succulent that flowers in the spring.

Easter Cactus, Hatiora gaertneri – Details, Growing Tips

Some general facts, details and tips concerning the Easter Cactus, Hatiora gaertneri. Common Names Easter Cactus, Spring Cactus, Whitsun Cactus Scientific Binomial Name Hatiora gaertneri;  Synonyms (Regel) Barthlott; Formerly called Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri, Epiphyllum gaertneri, Schlumbergera gaertneri, Epiphyllum russellianum var. gaertneri, Epiphyllopsis gaertneri Description of Easter Cactus, Hatiora gaertneri The spine free Easter Cactus is native to the rain forests of Brazil.  …

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