Succulent Plant Market was valued at USD 3.18 Billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD 8.57 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 16.8% from 2020 to 2027. The global succulent market seems to be growing, and the prospects of this market seem very optimistic.
Besides, how do I start selling succulents?
To sell succulents online, set up your online shop on Etsy, Amazon Handmade, Harddy, etc. You can also create your own website and sell your succulents from there. Source and grow the right variety of succulents for your region and ship them properly, ideally bare-root and not potted.
Keeping this in view, why are succulents so popular right now?
Succulent plants can grow anywhere
Succulents are hardy plants by nature. They can withstand most of the harshest environmental conditions like small amounts of water and extreme temperatures; the two factors that will make most houseplants give it up.
Why succulents are so costly?
High maintenance cost
Sometimes, succulents can take a lot of time to grow. The longer it takes for a plant to grow, the more financial resources and energy are used on it. … These factors can cause a higher price for the succulent.
Millennials cling to succulents and other houseplants because it is a tangible way of connecting with nature that is absent from an increasingly screen-based world. Those Victorian young women had been given societal permission to go outside and engage, grubbily, with nature for the first time in generations.
You may actually need a state license to sell plants. Each state has different rules, so it’s important to check your state’s requirements. California, for example, only requires a permit to sell nursery stock (outdoor plants) and seeds, but Florida requires a license for any plant sales.
This makes the Discocactus subterraneo-proliferans the rarest succulent in the world. This particular Discocactus is native to one region in Brazil and is nearly extinct because its natural habitat was cleared and plowed for small-scale agriculture and cattle ranching.