Baby succulents doing well

My baby succulents after a few months. Finished potting them on today with a higher soil to perlite ratio (3:1) and a scattering of horticultural grit. I should only need to water a little once a week now.

I’ve done 6 pots with 7 plus plants in each.

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Succulent gardening

This week I am designing a succulent mini garden in a planter. My starter plants are …

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I’ve been googling soil mixes and this will be a bit experimental. The plants were only £3 each but the special soil mix will have cost about £20 and the planter set me back about £40. Ornaments will be about £15 so it’s quite expensive – but gardening tends to cost a fortune if you want nice stuff.