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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. 💸
Also known as
Lucky Plant, Jade Plant, Crassula argentea, ET Finger and Crassula 'Lemon + Lime'
How to care for Jade
Jade needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Francisco, California.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 28th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Francisco is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key i…
November 25th, 2022
San Francisco is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Francisco is expected to decrease by 28.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.3 megajoules of energy…
November 27th, 2022
This month, San Francisco is getting an average of 9.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 10.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.4 total hours o…
Jade 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 San Francisco, California ⛅.
Jade does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Jade after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
November 28th, 2022
The growing potential in San Francisco is low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to…
What other plant parents say
i’ve had this plant for over a year! it
stayed in a small pot for most of its life and just being watered whenever i thought about it! now since i’ve moved and have more room, it is thriving in its new pot! i’m seeing new growth and it stretching out more!