Sedum and Succulent Planters

I have a secret. I used to hate succulents. With a passion. I think I was influenced growing up in the '70's in California, where succulents were usually half dead hen and chicks filling a yard people thought was "no maintenance"... So when succulents began to gain a resurgence in popularity, I scoffed. Until I opened my eyes and saw the truth. The truth is that succulents and sedums are … [Read more...]

Garden Trends: How to Grow Sedums

Sedums are part of a growing garden trend called succulents. Succulents have fleshy, water filled leaves that make them drought resistant and heat tolerant. If you have seen those trendy little trough gardens full of plants that look a little like cactus without the spines, then you have enjoyed succulents! At TGG we love Sedums because they are the only succulents other than hen and chicks (which … [Read more...]