2 inch Crassula ovata Shrek Ears
(This plant comes in a 2 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)
If you are looking for a plant that is easy to care, Jade plants are great choices. whether you grow them indoors or in the garden.
When grown in containers, Crassula portulacea will stay small, sometimes they are used for bonsai. They grow slowly and can be trimmed into the shape of trees. In the ground they will eventually reach a height of 4 to 5" tall.
Jade is great if you don't have time to take care of a plant. They produce flower clusters that look like tiny bouquets of daisies. Bloom color can range from light to dark pink, some have a salmon or coral tint. Established plants should bloom reliably each year.
Recommended temperature zone: Sunset: 8,9,12-24, USDA: 9b-11
Exposure: light shade to full sun
Origin: South Africa (Eastern Cape)
Growth habits: Succulent shrub, the wild variety can reach 9" (2.7 m) when planted outside
Watering needs: Little water in summer, none in winter
Propagation: Stem cuttings, leaf cuttings
Cultural Practices: Crassulas are sensitive to mealybugs
Blooming habits: Clusters of pink flowers in winter
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz