Plant Care Calico Kitten
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Calico Kitten

5.0 out of 5 (5 experiences)

Calico Kitten has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Calico Kitten has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Also known as

Crassula marginalis rubra 'Variegata'

Taxonomy

Crassula pellucida 'Variegata'
Crassula
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

What other plant parents say

Calico Kitten has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Calico Kitten has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Calico Kitten has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
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Campbelltown, NSW
Rating of the plant Calico Kitten named Little Creepy by Succulentjade on Greg, the plant care app
03/05/2021

Succulent of Crassula variety. This one is also variegated! I love it. So easygoing, drought tolerant and good cover plant!

How to care for Calico Kitten

Water

How often to water your Calico Kitten

Water needs for Calico Kitten
0.5 cups
every 12

Calico Kitten 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 Calico Kitten

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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 Calico Kitten in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Calico Kitten: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Calico Kitten love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Calico Kitten does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Calico Kitten in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Calico Kitten

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

Care Summary for Calico Kitten

Calico Kitten

Calico Kitten


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.

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