22 Surprising Places to Grow Succulents

Who would have thought that this micro-trend would have sprouted from so many nooks and crannies? From every corner of the globe we have tracked down some inspiring gardens to the down right weird, what-where-they-thinking type.

We hope you enjoy this round up of surprising places to grow succulents.

While you are here, you might be interested in bookmarking our how-to propagate your little succulent collection, read the easy to follow guide here.

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22 Surprising Places to Grow Succulents

You can grow them in a teacup.

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Fill latex gloves with clay, plaster or cement, lay the hand over or in something to shape it while setting. Remember to remove the contents from the palm. source: drought-smart-plants.com

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They don’t mind hanging out in an old bird cage either.

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Or a bird house. source: TheSucculentPerch

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Egg shell planters provide lovely nutrients to kick start new succulent cuttings! source: thekitchn.com

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Restyle your halloween decor this year with this not-so-scary pumpkin planter. source: simplyhappenstance.com

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Liven up some boring statues. source: stonefacecreations.homestead.com

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They will even thrive in found driftwood.

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Impress everyone with this vertical garden which borders on true art! source: Woodward Greenhouses

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Grow them as a low-maintenance border. source: www.gardenandhome.co.za

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Jazz up your fridge and put to use those wine corks you’ve been collecting. source: snapguide.com

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 Grow them under a glass outdoor table, they will love the UV and the rain protection! source: hgtvgardens.com

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Pop them in a pinecone planter. source: theinspiredhomeandgarden.com

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A great garden project. This DIY Living Garden Wreath can be used for many purposes. Looks great in your garden or in your home. #garden #diy #succulents-

A living wreath to don your door. source: gardentherapy.ca

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An impressive reuse of a water fountain. source: succulentsandsunshine.com

favours

Create gorgeous wedding favours for your guests, as shown here by bridalmusings.com

letter

Create a letter succulent display! This would be great for special occasions as centrepieces or on a mantel with something that would work year round, like LOVE or PEACE. source: www.etsy.com

tiny houses

Grow them in tiny, ceramic houses. source: www.buzzfeed.com

paper bags

Disguise el cheapo pots by storing them inside cool paper bags, you can get similar ones here.

gumball

Why not find a vintage piece and make a real talking point in your home, like this gumball idea from thecraftedsparrow.com

wine

Make a cool reuse from all those empties! Watch how I cut glass with fire, here. 

 

Hopefully this has inspired you to propagate your succulents to make something unique of your own! We’d love to see them so make sure you tag us on Instagram or Facebook xxx

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