Crassula 'Campfire' is a stacked succulent plant that if exposed to full sun will turn a bright red color. Their leaves are thick, wide and pointy that look like flames from a burning fire. This versatile plant offers stunning colors and contrast that will liven up any arrangement or craft project. This succulent is a double threat, meaning it adds height, it fills and spills for your succulent arrangements. They bloom clusters of white flowers that attract bees and butterflies in the Summer.
Native to: South Africa
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: full sun to part shade
Bloomtime: Fall and Winter
Bloom Color: white
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 2 weeks.
Knowing what your planting zone is can be vitally important to your plants thriving. Keep in mind that the zones pertain to OUTDOOR planting. If you plan to keep your plants indoors for fall-winter the zones may be irrelevant.