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Five Minutes With Kylie Staltari

This week, I'll take you to South Australia. Kylie Staltari is an experienced succulent collector. Where she lives, Winter is not a problem. In fact, she gets few frosty mornings. It is the Summers that are a killer. This year, we are experiencing a warm Spring and possibly another crazy summer. So we asked her how she maintains her garden and coping in the upcoming season. This is what she had to say: When did you start collecting succulents and what was your first succulent? I started collecting 5 years ago. My first succulent was Aeonium Kiwi.  You have a big collection. How do you manage to care for all of them?  I no longer am able to work anymore due to a...

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Five Minutes With Succulent Love Story

This week we are catching up with a collector from Victoria. I have been following Kelvin on Instagram and he goes by the name of Succulent Love Story. His real name is  Kelvin Liew He has been collecting and swapping succulents for over 5 years. We asked him a few questions to find out more about growing succulents in Melbourne. And in between those questions, I'll throw in some pictures of his drool worthy plant collection. Here's what he had to say..

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Five minutes with Kim Phuong Vo

This week we interviewed Kim Phuong Vo.  Kim is a heavyweight succulent collector from Perth, Western Australia. She collects and imports her succulents. If you're a local, you are lucky because not only does she grow amazing succulents, she sells them too. I asked her five quick questions and this is what she had to say...

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Five Minutes with Homelypots

This week we are catching up with someone from Canberra. She goes by the name of Homelypots on social media, but her real name is  Michelle Sare. She has been collecting and swapping succulents for a few years. We asked her a few questions to find out more about growing succulents in Canberra.

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