Make Your Own Succulent Potting Soil - recipe to use for succulent soil mix is 3 parts potting soil, 2 parts sand and 1 part perlite. If I’m potting up a cactus, I use a little more sand and perlite in succulent potting soil for extra drainage.
How to build your own self watering container - grow tomatoes and Basil. You just need to water it once in the morning and it always used just the amount of water the plants needed. Build one this year. You won't be disappointed with the results.