Crassula sarcocaulis

1 Gallon $10.80

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Crassula sarcocaulis

  • Names and Synonyms:  
    Crassula sarcocaulis
  • Common Names:  
    Bonsai crassula
  • Family:  
    Crassulaceae
  • Origin:  
    Native to the eastern Cape Province to northern Transvaal in South Africa
  • Size Label:  
    1 Gallon
  • Height:  
    1-3'
  • Width:  
    1-3'
  • Cold Tolerance:  
    10 to 15°F, -12.2 to -8.4°C
  • Heat Tolerance:  
    Very high heat tolerance
  • Light Requirement:  
    Full sun to shade in sunny inland desert climates
  • Water needs:  
    Very drought tolerant
  • Maintenance:  
    None, unless pruning and shaping is desired.
  • Uses:  
    This is a nice succulent for small succulent specimen gardens, or for rock, cactus and succulent gardens in cooler climates. With its attractive branching, peeling bark and bare lower stems, it resembles a small tree, making it an easy care succulent bonsai plant.
  • Propagation:  
    This plant can be propagated from seed or cuttings.
  • Problems:  
    None
  • Special notes:  
    Crassula sarcocaulis is a low-growing shrub with a fat gnarly trunk and stems, both which have attractive peeling bark. It has narrow green succulent leaves about ¾" long which are elliptical but flatten on the top. In the summer this puts on quite a show with pinkish-red flower clusters held at the terminal ends of the branches.