Did you know some succulents and cacti are edible? Aloe and Dragon Fruit are probably the most well-known. Aloe is most commonly known for it’s help with those nasty sunburns and cuts, but did you know adding it to your smoothies or drinks can give you a great boost of antioxidants? Dragon Fruit is another beautifully colored cactus that can be added to smoothies or eaten whole – they’re high in protein, fiber, vitamin C, iron, and calcium.
While they can make great additions to salads, drinks, and stir-fry, what if they could make an incredibly sweet impact at your wedding or any other event? Succulent cakes are a huge trend right now, and Indonesian baker Ivenoven is creating some of the most delicate and alluring cakes we’ve ever seen. Each of her sugary creations is complete with intricate details that make the cakes look like life-like succulents!