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Crassula x rupestris f. marnieriana ‘Hottentot’

Crassulas are succulent sub-shrubs with small pink or white flowers. Native to South Africa and Mozambique, they are commonly grown as houseplants in cooler regions.

 Crassula x rupestris f. marnieriana ‘Hottentot’ is a unusual, trailing variety of crassula, hence it’s common name, the jade necklace vine. It looks lovely in a hanging pot. Its leaves blush pink or red in the sun. It reaches a heigh of approx.15 cm.
 Grow in pots indoors in bright, airy conditions, in cactus compost. Water sparingly and feed fortnightly with a balanced liquid fertiliser. Reduce watering in autumn.
  • Category Succulent plants
  • Families Crassulaceae
  • Genus Crassula
  • Species x rupestris f. marnieriana ‘Hottentot’
  • Geographical Area of Origin South Africa
  • Climatic Zones Sub-tropical, USDA 10 b (Southern Italy and islands)
  • Habit Succulent
  • Leaves Evergreen
  • Colore Foglie Rosso   Verde
  • Flowering Period April / May / June / July / August / September
  • Flower Simple flower
  • Colore Fiori Rosa   Bianco
  • Favorite soil Neutral / Light sandy / Middle-Dough / Medium soil
  • Water needs Low / little water
  • Light Exposure Full light / Full sun / Medium shade / Half shade
  • Form Bowl / Basket / Grown as shrub / bush
  • Colore Frutti Marrone
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