Crassula corymbulosa shark's tooth

Crassula Corymbulosa Shark's Tooth

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Crassula Corymbulosa is commonly known as “Shark Tooth.” This stunning summer-dormant plant originates from South Africa and grows up to 6 to 10 inches in height. Having more than 150 different species, the shark tooth is noted for thick fleshy leaves with bright pink, red, or sometimes orange borders. The new leaves grow with green color but as they grow, their color becomes brighter. This succulent belongs to the Crassulaceae family. 

Growth Rate

Crassula corymbulosa is fast-growing.

Flowering

These plants bear tiny white color flowers on the branch tips. 

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

The Shark tooth does not need overwatering. The soak & dry method is perfect. 

Soil

This variety of Crassula needs well-drained soil to develop properly. For better results, add crushed granite, pumice, chicken grit, or calcined clay. 

Hardiness

​Crassula corymbulosa belongs to the hardiness zone of 9-12, with a frost tolerance of 20 to 25° F (-6.6 to 3.8° C).

Light

This plant needs full sunlight to grow. Extreme sunlight of noon may damage the leaves of the plant. 

Propagation

Shark tooth is similar to other succulent plants. Cutting or offsetting is a common method of propagation.

If you don’t want to spend a lot of money and still want to make your garden look appealing, then Crassula Corymbulosa is the best plant to go with.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season Summer
Common Name Campfire crassula
Dormancy Summer
Family Crassulaceae
Flower White
Frost Tolerance 30° f (-1.1° c)
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11b
Height 15 cm
Origin Eastern cape
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Crassula corymbulosa shark's tooth
Shape Campfire
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial sun

Crassula corymbulosa shark's tooth


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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.