Castroville, California: World's Largest Living Globe (Gone)

A steel frame and wire mesh held oceans and continents created by 30,000 colorful succulent plantings - echeveria, crassulas, sedum, and semperviums. When powered, a motor spins the 14-ft. diameter globe on its axis. Created in 2012 by Robin Stockwell and Weston Cook, dismantled in July 2014.

Succulent Gardens

Succulent Gardens, NE of town, Amaral and Elkhorn Rds.
July 2014: Reported gone.

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World's Largest Living Globe

Hurry! March 15, 2014 they said they will be disassembling globe soon! Wonderful succulent garden, and they sell retail. Tons of selection.

[HelenH, 03/17/2014]

Globe made of succulents.

Huge Globe Made From Succulents

This 14 foot diameter globe is inside the California Garden Center [Succulent Gardens].

[Kim Wheeler, 10/06/2013]

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