Crassula became the most popular and lovable plant for everyone because of its low maintenance. The texture and shape of this plant make it adorable for giving an elegant look to the indoor and outdoor interior. Crassula has many names and many varieties in Crassula you can see around the world. Crassula is aka jade plant type or Spice.
Crassula plant has shiny tiny thick leaves that need low care and maintenance 2 to 3 times in one month. The color of the leaves is dark green, which makes it more beautiful and beneficial to enhance the beauty of your home. Crassula succulent plant comes with above 150 spices with the same genus and hybrid varieties. Crassula plants do not need any extra care of the temperature, sunlight, watering, and seasoned. Because of these carefree features, they are lovable and famous across the world.
Here we discuss crassula (jade plant) varieties or types and reasons of popularity because they require some care and thrive in many indoor atmospheres. Jade plants are the spices of succulent plants. Jade plants have many varieties, but we discuss some most popular.
- Crassula Ovata
- Crassula Arborescens
- Crassula Tetragona
Crassula ovata is also known as a money plant. One of the reasons for this crassula popularity. People think that this is a money plant, and sometimes people send crassula ovata as a wedding gift or business opening and other happy events. The size of crassula ovata is small, but the leaves of this plant grow approx 3 to 9 centimeters long, thick and shiny. The leaves look numerous and in dark green color. It is also called a “good luck” plant and placed inside of the office and home money area.
Crassula Ovata Care
Crassula ovata no need extra care people love these crassula types because of low maintenance and care requirements. It just needs watering one to two times a month. If the soil completely dries out, then some watering just sprinkling through spray or moist soil is sufficient for growing quickly. Crassula ovata ( money plant) can grow for a long time without watering and sunlight. They require caring in the spring to summer season 2 3 times a month.
Crassula arborescens, also known as silvery-blue leaves and succulent shrubs. It looks like white and burgundy leaves with small namours in range, and shiny looks make it adorable. The crassula Arborescens grow slowly and appear in autumn to the winter season. Its height is very short, and no need for extra care, its height almost 60 centimeters accordingly container size.
Crassula tetragona is a spice of succulent plant. The size of tetragona is 3 to 4 inches long and appears in the form of shrubs and grows like a tree if you let it. The stem of the tetragona plant is hardened according to his age and looks darker and produces small white color flowers that make it lovable. One thing is the best of crassula; all plants require no maintenance and are easy to propagate.
All the qualities of crassula are adorable. The propagation of crassula is very easy than other plants. Follow these methods for propagation of crassula are below
- Cut the young and small leaf of the crassula with a cutting blade.
- Then mix these cutting leaf into well-dried soil
- The soil should be slightly moist
- Keep your pot into light not completely to sunlight
- Now wait for roots to grow
- The propagation may be through a stem or leaf; it depends on you.
Temperature__ The crassula plants require 60°f to 75°f
to grow as wholly. And in Winter, the temperature should be approx 10 degrees.
Light__ The jade plants do not need any extra sunlight protection; you just provide normal light not put directly into sunlight.
Watering__ Jade plants like moist soil for a long time and can go for a long time without water. Just require_once time watering in a month for a happy growing plant.
Soil__ Crassula plants need a well-drained soil mix, and the pot should be broad and not too deep.