Succulent Pumpkin Arrangement

Succulent Pumpkin Arrangement

Fall is here and what a better way to celebrate than with a succulent pumpkin! This project is such an easy way to create a unique arrangement perfect as a table centerpiece or for your porch. With a few simple items, you can create this perfect piece to celebrate...

Glossary 101

Hardy Succulent plants that can survive in colder climates- ex. sempervivumHardiness (USDA Hardiness Zone) the standard by which gardeners can determine which plants will most likely thrive in a locationDormancy a plant is alive but not actively growingSoft Succulent...

Succulent Workshop at BELL Garden

Succulent Workshop at BELL Garden

I will be teaching a Succulent 101 class at BELL Garden this Saturday, November 9th. Each student will leave with their very own succulent from my garden! Space is limited to the first 12 students. Fee: $5 Location: Bell Garden 655A Colice Jeanne Rd, Nashville, TN...

Succulent Dormancy

Succulent Dormancy

Different succulents grow at different rates depending on the temperature. Some of them can become dormant and grow more slowly when the weather is too hot or too cold, and turn active again when the temperatures are ideal for their growth. Most succulent species tend...

How to Propagate

How to Propagate

Something I LOVE about succulents is that they can produce new plant babies on their own. This process is called propagation. There are two main ways to propagate and they are from leaves or from cuttings.  PROPAGATION FROM LEAVES - you can take leaves that have...

Custom Birthday Arrangement by TSB

Custom Birthday Arrangement by TSB

I was comissioned by a friend, Morgan, to create a custom succulent arrangement for her boyfriends birthday. She provided me some beautiful pieces of quatrz, rose quatrz and citrine to acompany the arrangement. I am so happy with how it turned out and so was she! 

Watering for Succulents

Watering for Succulents

watering store water in leaves and stems do not water too often; it is better to underwater than over water if the top soil is dry to the touch you can water in nature they are used to heavy rains then dry periods generally every 2-3 weeks water until it drips out of...

Nov 1-2 : Made For The Holidays Craft Show

Nov 1-2 : Made For The Holidays Craft Show

I will be at the Made For The Holidays Craft Show taking place Friday November 1st and 2nd at Trinity Presbyterian Church.  Come support local vendors and shop small for your holiday gifts!  You can get more info at the MFTH Website. 

Welcome!

Welcome!

Welcome to The Succulent Bee! I hope this site can help answer any questions you have about these awesome little plants. Ever since I got my first one in 2018, my love for succulents has only grown.  I hope this site will become a valuable resource and inspiration for...