Gasteria pillansii (Namaqua Gasteria)

Gasteria pillansii (Namaqua Gasteria) is stemless succulent with strap-shaped leaves in two opposite rows and is very variable in its…

About Succulents

What are Epiphytic Cacti?

Forget what comes to mind when you imagine a cactus, because Epiphytic Cacti do not grow in sand nor do they have large spikes. Species…

Cultivation

7 Steps to Fix a Wilting Aloe vera

Too much water causes the roots to suffocate and eventually rot and is a primary cause of wilting. Recognizing wilt signs promptly and…

Baobab: Africa’s Tree of Life

The giant Baobab, a symbol of life on the African plains, belongs to the genus Adansonia, a group of trees consisting of 9 different species…