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Still Loving Succulents

Oct 17, 2011

I’ve tried to contain my love for succulents and not drive you crazy with post after post of them. In fact, I’ve tried so hard that I’m actually neglecting my beloved succulents! So…let’s start our week off with a little succulent love…

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image via Karen Wise Photography and Blossom & Branch

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image via Krista Jon

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image via The Flower House

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image via Florali

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image via Pixie’s Petals

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image via Lila B. Design

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image via Flourish Designs

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image via The Flower Studio

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image via Clayton Austin Photography

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image via Laura Miller Designs and Jennifer Eileen Photography


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image via JL Designs and Meg Perotti Photography

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image via Avant Garden

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I’m just curious…succulents are everywhere these days…are any of you getting tired of them?

Happy Monday!



  1. OH sooo yummy my fav to work with~ I grow many~

  2. That Krista Jon number is amazing. I have found that I do love succulents. I love them in monobotanical arrangements and interspersed among blossoms. I won’t lie, though, arrangements that are nothing but a variety of succulents leave me cold. Hopefully you still love me.

  3. I love them too! Have a great free source for echevaria, a friend’s garden! Collecting varieties little by little from cuttings, so fun!

  4. Botanique says:

    Nope- not tired of them in the least! Such beautiful shades of frosty greens and blues, wine and burgundy tips, fuzzy and spiky and otherworldly- I just love them!

  5. Mimi says:

    Amy, I must confess that I love succulents, but have never used them. I guess they’ve been wired in many of the applications shown. See them quite a bit. Perhaps I’ll try them next time.

  6. Alex says:

    So far ive only ever used them in planted arrangements but adore them….. so need to use some in a practice bridal bouquet!

  7. Janet says:

    Ask me in a decade. I might be bored with them then, though probably not. I think I might enjoy foliage more than flowers… When I go into the wholesaler, I generally hit up the greens first.
    Also, I made a pretty kick-butt bouquet today with three kinds of succuluents and a cactus, I’ll try to get the photos up asap.


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