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Mystery succulent 
Hi and nice to meet you! My boyfriend bought a super nice succulent which had a dense foliage and white flowers. We then moved countries and it took …

Succulent name ??? 
Hello! Can you tell me the name of this succulent ... please? And ...how do I care for it?... thank you

No name 
Not sure what name of plant so not sure on how to take care of

Need Your Help! 
I received a cutting of this plant from someone but I didn't get the name and I can't seem to find it. At first it just looked like green onion tops but …

Can you identify this succulent? 
I would like to know what type/name of plant this is. Thanks!! Sharon

Michael C 
Ihave the plant in the photo attached that I want to cut back and plant the cuttings. I'm told it's an aeonium, but I cn't find it on any web page. Can …

Help identifying this succulent!  
I brought this plant a few weeks ago. It was in the succulent section of a store. I’ve started to try to identify my succulent collection and this is the …

Identify plant 
Is this a succulent? Do you know what kind?

I almost killed it by underwatering but now this reddish succulent is happier - what is it? 
What kind of succulent is this? The plant identifying app says its Echeveria black prince, which doesn’t make sense to me as it is not a rosette in any …

Kenny D 
What is the name of this plant and how do I care for it?

Succulent ID help 
Hi there, Could you please let me know if you have any ideas what this plant is? The main stem seems to get "woody" towards the base, and then branches …

Succulent with pink flowers 
What succulent is this?

Bought plant can’t figure it out 
I bought this plant at cvs and I am trying to identify it! I have looked almost everywhere and can’t find anything like it please help

What is this succulent? 
Hello! Could you help me identify this succulent? It came in an assortment of “low-light” succulents I ordered online. Smooth, dark green, fleshy stems, …

Identification and value of this Cactus? Thank you! 
Hi there - My grandfather bought this as a tiny little thing decades ago and planted it in his yard. I live here now and this thing has morphed into the …

I have a succulent that I cannot identify 
I have a succulent that I cannot identify. My wife received this as a gift and she loves the thing but has no idea what it is. She had to re-pot the …

Thick Jade-like stems but thin leaves?  
I have a plant that I do not know how to care for because I'm not sure what it is and therefore what it needs! I'm trying a grow light as I have cats that …

Please identify mystery plant 
I don’t remember where I got this plant. It looks like a succulent, but I can’t figure out what type it is.

Mychaela Neal 
What type of succulent do I have? I bought it at my local greenhouse and they called it a dinosaur succulent but nothing comes up when I Google that. I …

Succulents to identify  
Hi, I have read your succulent ID chart and could not find the exact type of my succulents. My close guess is echeveria pulvinata, but need your expertise …

What is this and how can I save it? 
I have this little green plant, that seems to have no roots-or very few. It is a very shallow "rooted" plant. I think my cats sometimes yank on it, pulling …

Tiny plant, growing but very slowly, round leaves on trailing stems as well as clumps 
I am barely keeping this alive and want to know how to improve its health, as well as what it’s called. I live in the far southern desert of Israel, …

Trying to bring a neglected plant back to life.. 
I bought this in the succulent section of a garden store and didn't notice until I got home that no label was on it. I have no idea what it is and have …

Hardy to 20? 
What type of plant is this? Hardy to what temp?

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Unknown Succulent  
My wife couldn’t leave the store without this beauty, but we don’t know what the name of this variety is. Can you help? Thanks, Jeremy

Dying plant switcharoo  
This is my daughters’ succulent she got from her boyfriend. She forgot it at home & I was supposed to keep it alive. I am not good at this. Can you please …

Scott 
Hi Jacki, We live in B.C. as well, down near Vancouver. I know a bit about trees, not much at all about succulents. We've had this succulent that …

plant 
Hi, I’m trying to identify this plant and would like to know the best way to get it upright. It seems to be doing so well that it’s way too top heavy and …

Flowering succulent 
These started coming up in my greenhouse about three years ago. They are seemingly spontaneously coming up at will in various separated pots. They all …

Teeny Tiny Trailing Succulent 
I have a tiny leafed matting succulent that I managed to murder almost completely by forgetting it when I placed it outside in our high desert sun (zone …

Maybe a Kalanchoe of some kind? 
I've had this plant since it was about an inch tall and it has continued to surprise me non-stop. As it was growing its leaves began to shape different …

Is this aloe vera? 
Hi there i just bought what I think is a specie of aloe vera to put in my tortoise (horsefield) enclosure and want to be double sure it is aloe. …

What is my succulent? 
Hi there! I got this little guy for my birthday. I have done SO much internet research and can't figure out what he is. I want to make sure I can give …

Help me identify please  
I got this plant at a flea market and it was very small. I have repotted several times and it continues to grow. At first it only sprouted upward now it …

Can you help me identify this? 
Some sort of succulent, I've got quite a lot that I've inherited and I have no idea what they are! Looks like it's got quite a woody base - similar …

Five plants 
Hello. I have recently been given a terrarium by a friend with five succulents. Neither of us know what they are so I would very much like your help in …

Fuzzy leaves  
Received this at a baby shower in December. It was purchased at Trader Joe’s. It is looking leggy so I thought I would see what it is to better care for …

Unidentified succulent - rose share 
Hi I bought this at a garden centre but they did not know what type succulent it is. I searched the net and think this is a creeping sedum but none …

small succulent  
What is it ? (grew it and its sister in my g-house but can't remember which seeds -do u have any ideas ?0 Thanku Mark

What is this succulent? 
I purchased the smaller leaved succulent(forefront) at GardenWorks last year but like most succulents, there was information on what it is. I am concerned …

Thomas Cosgrove  
What plant is this

UK yellow flowering succulent with red and green spiky leaves 
Hello, I am in the UK and we have a pretty little succulent outdoors which has started to flower and I would love to know what it is. Thank you :)

Valentine's succulents 
I was gifted a pot of succulents, and while they're looking better than in the photo (taken the day they arrived), I honestly can't figure out what they …

Please identify this beautiful succulent! 
Hi, I live in Mentone California. I bought this lovely bluish plant with purple stalks about 3 years ago, as a plant about 6 inches high. The plant was …

What kind of succulents did I buy?  
Can you help me identify these two succulents and maybe give me some advice on how to care for them? Thank you! (You can’t see in the photo but the striped …

Please identify, if possible. 
Hello, I bought this plant at a local supermarket here in U.K. It was labelled as Succulent, very helpful. The whole plant is about 5" across and appears …

Rounded tubes as leaves 
Hi, Can you help identify these two? Many thanks, Louie

Rounded tubes as leaves 
Hi, Can you help identify these two? Many thanks, Louie

cannot identify this succulent; can you help please 
would like to purchase this succulent for our daughter; however, the teller in the bank who "owns" it doesn't know the name of it. Hoping you can help. …

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Cactus and identification and value 
Unfortunately, A negligent driver jumped the curb in front of my house and took out a large portion of my favorite cactus. I am hoping that you can identify …

please help confirm these plants 
they are actually fake but they are exact replicas -- and want to be sure when advertising. also, if you require a few $ more for multiple submissions, …

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