In recent years there has been a boom of interest in indoor succulents and indoor cactus plants, and for good reason. These little guys are tough by their very nature, and are a perfect match for someone who has a hard time keeping their indoor plants alive and remembering a regular watering schedule. But these little plants are not just tough – they are also beautiful. Succulents come in a variety of colors, textures, and sizes, and each type has its own unique characteristics. There are thousands of types of succulents and cacti hailing from the arid and semi-arid regions on every continent except Antarctica. Thinking of adding a few indoor succulents or cacti to your indoor plant collection? We’ve put together a list of our favorites, along with a few basic care tips and a bit of background info on each plant to help you find the right one for you!