Plant Care Variegated Jade Plant

Variegated Jade Plant

About Variegated Jade Plant

Jade plants have been used for centuries across cultures for their beauty and healing abilities. Tree-like succulents, these houseplants can live with you for your entire life, or longer—up to 100 years! Jade is commonly used in the traditional practice of feng shui, creating energy to harmonize people and their environments—and encourage the flow of money. 💸


Crassula ovata 'Variegata'

Also known as

Crasula ovata verigated, Crassula Ovata Variegata and Crassula perforata variegata

How to care for Variegated Jade Plant


How often to water your Variegated Jade Plant

Water needs for Variegated Jade Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Variegated Jade Plant 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 Variegated Jade Plant

Water 0.5 cups every

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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 Variegated Jade Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Variegated Jade Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Variegated Jade Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Variegated Jade Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Variegated Jade Plant in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Variegated Jade Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Variegated Jade Plant: 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 Variegated Jade Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Variegated Jade Plant

Variegated Jade Plant

Variegated Jade Plant

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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