For Administrative Professionals' Day, the managers in my office gave the assistants and HR people cactus planters.
I know they were meaning well, and figured it would last longer than a fresh-cut bouquet.
For some people, it works:
For me, not so much:
Everyone says it's over-watered, and needs more sunlight. *News Flash* I didn't water it and it's sitting outside the door where it receives about 5 hours of Hawaiian sunshine, daily.
I can't keep a plant alive. Period.
Here's a picture of my Japanese Red Maple / Impatiens / Basil plant:
Good thing I don't make a living doing this.