Plant Care Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Crassula mesembryanthemoides

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Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

About Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Crassula mesembryanthemoides is a popular houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Plant parents describe this plant as being a survivor and a fast grower with a whopping 141 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

Crassula mesembryanthemoides likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Crassula mesembryanthemoides
Crassula
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

Also known as

Tenelli

How to care for Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Water

How often to water your Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Water needs for Crassula mesembryanthemoides
0.5 cups
every 12

Crassula mesembryanthemoides needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Crassula mesembryanthemoides in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Crassula mesembryanthemoides: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Crassula mesembryanthemoides love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Crassula mesembryanthemoides does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Crassula mesembryanthemoides in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Crassula mesembryanthemoides: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Crassula mesembryanthemoides after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Crassula mesembryanthemoides

Crassula mesembryanthemoides


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 6
Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 2
Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Crassula mesembryanthemoides has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Gracemelissa98 avatar
@Gracemelissa98
leaf-1 24 Plants
xp 1,257 XP
06/02/2021

Such a sweet little succulent that’s got fuzzy leaves!

Survivor Survivor
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Abigail974 avatar
@Abigail974
leaf-1 3 Plants
xp 61 XP
globe San Juan
03/04/2021

Mi bebe es una sobreviviente a todo. Se pone tan secaaaaa y sigue viva por la humedad.

Survivor Survivor

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