Plant Care Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Taxonomy

Crassula multicava 'Purple Dragon'
Crassula
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Water

How often to water your Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Water needs for Crassula 'Purple Dragon'
0.5 cups
every 12

Crassula 'Purple Dragon' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Washington, District of Columbia.

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 'Purple Dragon'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

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5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Crassula 'Purple Dragon' in Washington, District of Columbia

Washington, District of Columbia

32% Very Low

Growing Crassula 'Purple Dragon' in Washington right now

Light needs for plant Crassula 'Purple Dragon' in Washington, District of Columbia

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 25th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Washington is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Crassula 'Purple Dragon' in Washington, District of Columbia

Sunlight will increase by 30.5% ☀️

January 25th, 2022

Washington is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Washington is expected to increase by 30.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.1 megajoules of energy per…

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Light needs for plant Crassula 'Purple Dragon' in Washington, District of Columbia

Daylight will increase by 0.9 hours 📈

January 25th, 2022

This month, Washington is getting an average of 6.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 9.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.3 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Crassula 'Purple Dragon' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Crassula 'Purple Dragon': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Crassula 'Purple Dragon' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Washington, District of Columbia ⛅.

Crassula 'Purple Dragon' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Crassula 'Purple Dragon': 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 'Purple Dragon' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Crassula 'Purple Dragon'

Crassula 'Purple Dragon'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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