This Succulent Identification Chart can help you find your plant: check the general description for some similar plants.
Notice whether your plant is spiky, chubby, rosette forming or even has baby plants hanging from the edges of the leaves to guide you to more information on similar plants.
The many types of succulents that you can find in nurseries, garden centers, as a cutting from a friend or in large box stores is absolutely astounding.
With the interest in these plants widespread and on a level bordering on fanaticism, it's hard to keep up with all the new and interesting introductions, and many times these plants are grouped into collections in the store, without proper labels.
If you're identifying succulents to find out more about how to grow them successfully, this chart might help narrow down your search.
Identify your succulent by:
Look at the descriptions below, and see if your plant fits into one of the categories; then go through the examples to find your plant. Still no luck? Check out the pages in the right hand column for more.