5 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
Calico Kitten Overview
Crassula pellucida subsp. marginalis 'Variegata' is a pretty, low growing succulent perennial from the Crassulaceae family. Commonly known by the name Calico Kitten. It has red stems bearing heart-shaped pairs of thickened ovate red, green and lemon variegated leaves in full sun. The inflorescence or flower cluster contains many small white flowers tinged with pink.
Common problems with Calico Kitten
Can be attacked by mealy bugs and fungal diseases.
How to harvest Calico Kitten
Genera;;y not harvested.
How to propagate Calico Kitten
Divide a full pot in halve and replant
Cuttings root easily in sandy soil mix.
Sow seed and keep moist.
Special features of Calico Kitten
Other uses of Calico Kitten
Suits being grown in rock gardens and hanging baskets.