Crassula Variegated Jade Plant Description
Variegated jade plant is a multicolored succulent with cream and green streaks along their leaves and if exposed to full sun will develop a hot pink hue on the edge of their thick fleshy oval leaves. This succulent is often treated as a bonsai type of plant because of it's easily manipulated shrub like branches. A plant that can be kept both indoors or outdoors. This succulent can be easily propagated by stem clippings. This succulent is good to add height to your succulent arrangements or to fill big areas in your drought tolerant landscape because of it's vigurous growth. Masses of white star shaped clusters of flowers will attract bees, butterflies and humming birds to your succulent garden.
Crassula Variegated Jade Plant Specs and Regions
Native to: South Africa and Mozambique
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: filtered sun
Bloomtime: Fall and Winter
Bloom Color: white
Crassula Variegated Jade Plant Water & Light Recommendations
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.