64. Rafa

64. Rafa

“If you kill a cactus, you are a bad person…”

@tara_desert

Rafa García García, 39, Spainish

Asturias, Spain

Biologist

Favourites: My favourite plants are cacti and succulent plants. I like it Astrophytum, Copiapoa, Lithops, Mammillaria and Gymnocalycium.

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54. Keaton

54. Keaton

“Don’t beat yourself up over killing plants, we all do it! We grow, we kill, we learn!”

@vardengardens

Keaton Varden, 20, Cambodian

Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA

Student

Favourites: I’m a definitely a lover of all plants, but cacti have always been my favorite. I just love the wide variety and uniqueness of every single one of them.

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Succulent bowls

Succulent bowls

How to make a mini succulent garden (with dad’s help!)

Every summer I visit my parents’ home, I ask my dad the same question: how did you make those fabulous succulents and cacti bowls? The answer is always the same: you just plant them in a pot and they grow together. He was right – or almost, since cacti can be painful to work with. I asked him to help me create a step by step guide for all us plant lovers. Yeah! (more…)

48. Alexander

48. Alexander

“I absolutely love coming home from an exhausting day at work and relaxing with my plants.”

@50_shades_0f_green

Alexander J. Miller (Alex), 26. North American (Native/European mix)

Susanville, California, USA

Walmart Department Manager

Favourites: Aroids and Cacti

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