adjective. full of juice; juicy. rich in desirable qualities. affording mental nourishment.
One may also ask, why do they call them succulents?
Succulents get their name because of the thick, fleshy, sap-filled leaves that are their trademark. These leaves allow them to hold and retain water more effectively than plants with thinner leaves.
Subsequently, why do Millennials like succulents?
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.
What do you call a person who loves succulents?
Xerophile: From the Greek, xeros meaning dry and philos meaning loving. … When word gets around that you’re a cactus (and xerophile) enthusiast people have a tendency to give you cactus-related items of varying degrees of kitschiness.
Snake plant: also known as mother-in-law plant, whatever you call it, this plant has been deemed a good luck plant because of its ability to absorb poisonous gases from the air, removing toxins such as formaldehyde and benzene.
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.
Succulent plants have a unique adaptation that enables them to tolerate limited watering better than most houseplants. Their thick, fleshy leaves and stems, as well as their enlarged roots, allow them to retain water so that they do not need watering as frequently as other plants. … The leaves pucker or shrink.