Mermaid Tail Succulents Bring The Ocean Vibes Right Into Your Home

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Many people in the world are obsessed with keeping plants and flowers at home. Aside from living up your home, they offer lots of health benefits. Indoor plants can help you psychologically by boosting your mood, concentration, creativity, and productivity.

It can also help you with fatigue and stress. Additionally, plants are amazing purifiers of air by producing oxygen, increasing humidity, and absorbing the air’s toxins.

What Are Succulents?

Some of the most unique and unusual plants you can keep in your household are the succulents. Succulents are plants contain a very thick and engorged part such as its leaves, stems, or roots. The reason for the engorged parts is so that these plants can easily adapt life in dry areas.

Types of Succulents

More than sixty plant families contain some type of succulents. Some of these families are the aloeagave, and cactus family. This does not mean that all of the plants in these family groups are succulents. Instead, it means that there’s a succulent plant or multiple plants in each family that is succulent type.

Each succulent plant has its uniqueness and looks pretty unusual. Some of the most interesting looking succulent plants are the jellyfish succulents‘goth’ succulents, and rose succulents. There are tons of other succulent varieties that you can check out as well.

Another very interesting succulent variety is the Mermaid Tail Succulent.

 

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Mermaid Tail Succulent

The Mermaid Tail Succulent (Crested Senecio Vitalis) has a very unusual look. There stem of the plant has a mysterious resemblance to a fish’s or whale’s tail. It’s almost as if you’re looking at a tail from a mermaid (the reason for its name).

Due to its high resemblance to fish and mermaids, having this plant in your house will bring the sea and ocean to your home. Mermaid Tail Succulent has a subtle green/blue color and you can add it anywhere in your house.

Unlike other plants, this plant can grow more wide than high. Its width can reach up to 3-5 feet and its height can be up to 2 feet.

If you are a very busy person and can’t take care of your plants, succulents are ideal for you. They are very low maintenance plants.

All you need to do is place them where sunlight can get them and water the soil until water runs out of the drainage holes from the bottom. Succulents require more water during Spring and Summer compared to Autumn and Winter.

Sources:
thewildchild.co.za
encyclopedia.com

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