Crassula Ovata 'Jade' is a classical succulent that works great both indoors and outdoors. Also known as the Money tree, this plant is said to bring luck and prosperity. This branching shrub has shiny green fleshy leaves, with bright red tips when exposed to proper light. This plant is very easy to care for and is great for folks new to plant care. This plant can grow up to 3 feet tall and approximately 2 feet wide, making it potential for use as an outdoor shrub. This succulent flowers tiny white and pink blooms.
Origin: South Africa
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: Up to 3’
Propagation: To propagate, clip branch offshoots by the stem, and replant the stems in a well draining soil.
Growth Habit: Shrub
Light: Full sun or bright indirect sunlight.
Water: Let your succulent dry completely between watering cycles and always avoid any standing water near the plant. Pot your succulent in cactus and succulent soil mix with excellent drainage.
Zone: 8,9, 12-24
Temperature: This plant does best in warm climates. During cold winter months, bring your succulent indoors near a bright sunny window, and keep away from frost.
Fertilizer: Fertilize your succulents in the spring and summer months bi weekly with succulent fertilizer.
Tips: Use a succulent fertilizer to bolster your plant’s natural defenses against pests.