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Bonsai Crassula

Crassula sarcocaulis

Also known as

Serelilenyane (Sothern Sotho), Umadinsane (isiZulu)

Crassula sarcocaulis 3 by Jonsafari (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

40cm

15cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Crassula sarcocaulis (Nick Helme)
Crassula sarcocaulis flowers (Nick Helme)

Bonsai Crassula Overview

Crassula sarcocaulis is one of the few plants that has a tree-like form, in miniature. It’s also a tough, water-wise, drought- and cold-tolerant plant, that does well in containers. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga.

Common problems with Bonsai Crassula

How to propagate Bonsai Crassula

Cuttings

You can propagate by seeds or stem cuttings in the spring or the autumn.

Seed

Special features of Bonsai Crassula

Drought resistant

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Indoor plant

Other uses of Bonsai Crassula

Medicinal