You only need look at social media nowadays to see the huge resurgence in the popularity of houseplants. For instance, if you search succulents in Instagram you will find over two and a half million results! The succulents for sale in Colchester, Essex, at Poplar Nurseries have the ability to store water in the leaves or stems enabling them to survive in arid habitats. Compost must be open and free draining, to help prevent waterlogging and recreate natural habitat. Most succulents can be placed on a sunny or bright window all year round.