Anyone know why the rocks super glued into this pot? If you're looking for a unique, but easy-to-grow houseplant, check out crested euphorbia. I have a group of similar mini cactus. I was in walmart yesterday and fell prey to this really cute supposed bonsai plant. Many of the bonsai plants found at places other than real bonsai nurseries are sold with the soil covered by a hard layer of glued pebbles. I researched through the web and found out that it was in fact not a true bonsai, which i all ready suspected. Should I transplant it to another withhold and if so, how to do it? … 16. Making DIY gravel glue. Archived. Sidney Post #8535905. Have also found fake flowers glued to cactus at WM! The plant is real but you can't remove it. You will need smooth clean rocks. Is this normal for store plants? If you think crested euphorbia looks like two plants in one, you're right: The silvery-gray crest is one plant grafted on another. Just bought a lovely cactus from IKEA in an attempt to save it, but am yet to work out a good way to remove the gravel they have glued down above … Press J to jump to the feed. The plant is real but you can't remove it. Apart from its striking appearance, this is an incredibly unique plant, for one main reason. 2 years ago. This layer will prevent water from reaching your soil and will kill your tree. Quote. It has glued rocks to support and has no hole in bottom of pot. Norma Pensacola, Florida Norma, If it... Read more » When you are choosing the rocks, take into consideration the size and shape of the pot you will use to feature your faux cacti. I was at walmart the other day checking to see what plants they were selling, and I noticed a couple of ficus bonsais and a few others that had no labels except "bonsai" Anyways I attempted to move aside the top layer of rocks surrounding the bonsai to check what kind of soil they were planted in, but could not because apparently the whole layer of rocks on top are glued together by something. Read on to find out all you need to know about what's super special about this plant and how to care for it. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts Choose Smooth Rocks 2. Don’t leave the glued rocks on the surface of the soil. Anyone know why the rocks super glued into this pot? I’ve only recently learned about gravel glue and that it can be used not only for craft projects but outdoors on top of your stone pathways, rock beds and gravel driveways to keep your stones in place. There’s various pebble binders you can buy pre-made, for large areas outdoor. Close. Thank you for information you can provide! podster Deep East Texas, TX(Zone 8a) May 02, 2011. It will be a more interesting display if you choose different sizes and shapes. No change or growth in 9 months. u/VinegarLlamas. But I bought it and I will take care of it. The Coral Cactus, a.k.a Euphorbia lactea 'Cristata' made an appearance as our Luxury Indoor plant of the month for August of 2019. Potting Pebbles for Succulents. If you peel off the glued rocks and replace the soil, be sure to give it a well well drained aerating soil (for example, one that has lots of those white bits.) Remove this as soon as you can! I read somewhere that because they glue these rocks on the top of the plant soil, it's highly likely that the plant will die. The cactus however does not need this to live. Posted by. Succulents are a variety of cactus that is simple to grow. Bookmark. I have had euphoria lacteafor almost 9months. Smooth Clean Rocks. 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