These plants will tolerate almost any light condition, but do best in full sun. The less light the more etiolated (stretched) the stems
dry out between waterings
Soil & Site
average house, well drained
Will tolerate a wide range of temperatures. Average house is the norm.
white to pinkish, small and produced in clusters
fleshy leaves, green with white variegation
stout and tree like, forming corky bark.
can tolerate being cut back hard
Easy from cuttings. Cut a branch of almost any size, let the wound callus to prevent rotting and stick in a coarse rooting media. Will also root from a whole leaf cutting, but this is painfully slow.
syn. Crassula argentea
When moving from the indoors to the outdoors acclimated the plant by placing in a shaded spot then slowly move to the full sun. Even though it is a tough plant, the leaves will burn if put in direct sun to quickly