We featured these succulents in black pots in a recent House Call: Herne Hill in London on Remodelista. For a similar look, consider high-fire black stoneware garden containers from Connecticut potter Ben Wolff (son of well-known potter Guy Wolff).
Above: A few spindly succulents are potted together in a textured black planting pot.
N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on March 8, 2010.