Make your own living succulent art If you don't have the time to plant a living wall, you can get the same dramatic effect by framing a garden of succulents. Build the frame yourself and plant your own cuttings or buy an all-in-one succulent garden kit.
Peyote cactus in flower http://applied-ethnobotany.blogspot.com.au/2011/01/grandfather-peyote-how-some-plants-are.html
Lophophora Williamsii, otherwise known as peyote! In the brutal heat and drought of summer the roots will pull the plant flush with, or even below, ground level to preserve itself thus making members of the "Native American Church" very happy indeed!
Succulents and cactus plants need fast draining soil in order to survive and grow their best. It's easy to make your own succulent potting soil, and cheaper than buying the commercial stuff. Here's my recipe and detailed instructions for DIY succulent pot
Jane: This will be used in the front yard next to the heuchera purple palace and in backyard next to an Aeonium 'electra' (i added another one to replace iris' in backyard)Succulent Plant Purple Echeveria by SucculentOasis on Etsy