- Tom Thumb Plant Description
- Tom Thumb Plant Specs and Regions
- Tom Thumb Water and Light Recommendations
- Check Your Zone
Tom Thumb is a miniature Crassula that grows tall with small stacked leaves. A great variety to use in fairy gardens or terrarriarums. This succulent will turn a bright red in full sun.
ZONE: 9, 10, 11
⭐ Suitable for Indoors and Outdoors
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: full sun to part shade
Bloomtime : Winter
Bloom color : White (star-shaped)
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.
Light Needs Indoors: Provide sufficient light, ideally by a window.
Light Needs Outdoors: Provide bright indirect light or morning sun.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Crassula Hybrid
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 2 weeks. Avoiding letting water sit in the rosette.
- Available in a small size. (based on availability)
Country of Origin: USA
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.
Am very pleased with the plant
Super neat! Tiny but can't wait to watch it grow!
It's so tiny and delicate and I love it!!!!
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This one is so dainty! Love it!