Around Town with… Megan George of The ZEN Succulent

In this series, we poll our in-the-know friends on what they love to see, do, eat and more in the Triangle.

Megan George of the Zen Succulent

Megan George is the owner and creator of The Zen Succulent– a modern plant craft and terrarium business originally based out of Durham. Megan can often be found exploring the State Farmer’s Market where she’s found inspiration for her business, at Raleigh Vintage for timeless clothes and so much more.

What’s your favorite spot downtown? 

The N.C. Farmer’s Marketgrowing up in Raleigh, the Farmer’s Market was a place I explored as a kid with my parents and later was where I found inspiration for our neighborhood plant & gift shop. It’s fun to visit and shop for your meals or plants for your gardens.

Juli Leonard

Where do you go when you’re feeling a ‘treat yourself’ day?

Two Roosters ice cream!

What’s your hidden gem in Raleigh?

Raleigh Vintage Clothing Store. 

Tough decision, Char-Grill or Snoopy’s?

Growing up in North Raleigh, having Char-Grill burgers with dad on his old truck’s pickup gate is always going to have a special place in my heart.

Geoff Wood

What’s your go-to coffee shop and usual order?

Morning Timestheir homemade chai is my go-to. 

Where is your favorite place to grab lunch?

Carroll’s Kitchenthey have great, quick bites for every mood you’re in.