Light: Medium to bright light will help keep leaf color bright.
Water: Succulent leaves that indicate that these plants don't need frequent watering to maintain vigor. Allow the surface of the soil to dry out between watering's.
Care: Smart choice for beginner houseplant enthusiasts. Not only are they forgiving plants that tolerate some benign neglect, but the spectacular variety of colors and textures available within the species means that you can amass an interesting collection of plants for every style and space, all of which require the same care.
Habit: Hearty plants boast thick, fleshy leaves that contribute to their drought tolerance and vigor.