Crassula Capitella Turrita belongs to the family Crassulaceae. It is a summer-dormant plant with its origin in South Africa. This succulent plant grows from 15 to 40 cm in height and proves to be an excellent choice for accenting a garden. It is recognized by its common name “Campfire Plant”.
This succulent has a fast growth rate and is also a great choice for a houseplant.
Crassula Capitella blooms in light green and reddish colors throughout the spring and summer seasons.
This low-growing plant does need to be watered every 2-3 days, but you don't have to water it as much as most other plants. Campfire plants have the typical succulent watering needs.
These succulent plants are easy to grow in well-drained soils. Plant this variety in a warm area in soil with good drainage.
Since Crassula Capitella is not frost tolerant, it's best to plant it indoors if you live in a zone that gets colder than 23° F (-5° C). These plants belong to the hardiness zone of 9b to 11b.
The Crassula Capitella Turrita grows beautifully in full sun and partial shade.
Campfire plant propagation can be done through the small stem and leaf cuttings.
Crassula Capitella variety is a great addition to the home garden. The plant requires little care and is low maintenance.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Spring / summer|
|Common Name||Campfire plant|
|Frost Tolerance||-5° C|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Hardiness Zone||9b to 11b|
|Height||15 to 40 cm|
|Scientific Name||Crassula Capitella Turrita|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun to partial shade|
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