Echeveria lilacina ‘Ghost Echeveria’

This pale blue-gray beauty is a total stunner, with a ghostly glimmer that makes it a standout succulent. Also known as the ‘Ghost Echeveria’, this Mexican native earned its spooky street cred thanks to the silvery-white, powdery coating on its leaves. But don’t be frightened off by its otherworldly charm – this member of the … Read more

The Fascinating World of Powdery Farina: Understanding 3 Ways the White Powder on Succulent Leaves Protects Them

White powder on succulents

If you’ve ever grown succulents, you may have noticed that some species have a unique white powder coating on their leaves and stems. This white powder on succulent leaves is known as farina, and it serves an important function for the plant. In this article, we’ll delve into the fascinating world of white powder on … Read more