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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 Tampa, Florida.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
September 28th, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Tampa is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determining…
September 25th, 2022
Tampa is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Tampa is expected to decrease by 19% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 15.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!
September 26th, 2022
This month, Tampa is getting an average of 10.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.4 total hours of dayli…
Jade love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Tampa, Florida ☀️.
This is a great time to watch your Jade thrive 🌿!
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.
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!