Recommended Soil

Choosing the right soil mix for your succulents and cactus is key to their growth and health. There are a lot of options available but not all are suited for the job. We did some research and put together a list with some of the best soil mixes available out there.

#1

The Next Gardener

The ultimate in soil for cactus and succulents, the Professional Succulent and Cactus Soil Mix has been engineered to have the ideal cactus soil blend. This potting soil provides excellent drainage to prevent root rot and features extra coarse perlite to ensure proper moisture retention. This soil provides the plant support, drainage, airflow, water conservation and moisture holding capacity needed for healthy plants.

$14

#2

Hoffman

The Hoffman Organic Cactus and Succulent Soil Mix is ideal for growing cacti, and other succulents are commonly grown both indoors and outdoors. The soil mix contains a blend of ingredients which is a great soil mix for fast drainage plants. It has already been pH balanced so it is ready to use right out of the bag and provides very good drainage for your plants.

$12

#3

Bonsai Jack

There are many reasons why Bonsai Jack is one of the best quality soil for your cactus. This soil is created by an expert in gardening and the result is an elegant potting mix that fosters healthy growth. the soil will protect roots and plants from moisture damage, which causes root rot, fungus, and other diseases. For beautiful results, use this special blend of materials in all types of succulents and cacti.

$14

#4

Superfly Bonsai

This non-organic cactus mix is designed to work fine in a wide range of conditions. It can be used either with a cactus growing container or straight into your garden. This mix promotes excellent drainage as well as water retention. The substrate is a mixture of sand, pumice, and sphagnum moss. It will effectively keep water in while still draining really well.

$19.99

#5

Kenzoplants

What we love about Kenzoplants professional succulent and cactus soil beside the fact that it’s specially formulated for succulent and cactus, this Light-weight and fast draining could effectively avoid overwater at any time and if you forget water them for long, the soil will also help absorb necessary air moisture for the plants growth, making such plants caring much easier.

$12.99

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