Crassula Nudicaulis Crassula Herrei
(This plant comes in a 3.5 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).
Crassula Nudicaulis goes by the common name ‘Crassula Herrei’. Known for its attractive appearance, this summer-dormant succulent grows up to 5 inches tall in height. The Globose-shaped plant's edges turn redder when stressed properly. Crassula Nudicaulis has its origin in South Africa and belongs to the Crassulaceae family.
Crassula nudicaulis is a fast-growing plant that is easy to grow.
The flowers of this wonderful plant are small and pink in color. It blooms in the spring and then again in the late summer.
Watering and Feeding
As Crassula herrei plants store water in their leaves, they do not require frequent watering. In the case of matured plants, use a balanced 20-20-20 fertilizer at 1/4 strength, whereas on young plants, use a fertilizer with less nitrogen.
To improve drainage, this variety of Crassula prefers a porous potting mix. Acidic soil is ideal.
Although this succulent plant can withstand mild frost tolerance of -5° C (23° F), it should be protected from frost to avoid scarring. It belongs to the hardiness zone of 9a to 11b.
Crassula nudicaulis requires full to partial sun exposure. Most succulents require some shade during the hottest months of the year but require bright light to achieve their most vibrant color.
These amazing succulents are typically propagated through division, offsets, or leaf cuttings. Crassula herrei can be propagated easily from a single leaf.
Crassula Nudicaulis plant is a wonderful addition to your plant collection, especially if it is displayed in a lovely pot.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Crassula herrei|
|Frost Tolerance||-5° C|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Hardiness Zone||9a to 11b|
|Scientific Name||Crassula nudicaulis Devil's Horn|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|