Crassula capitella 'Campfire'Item #6364 USDA Hardiness Zone: 9 - 10
Easy-to-grow, branching succulent displays dramatic, fleshy, propeller-like leaves that mature from light green to bright red. Forms spreading mats, useful in rock gardens and containers. Clusters of lightly fragrant white flowers rest on the leaves in the summer.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:KRASS-oo-laPlant type:Cactus/SucculentDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Forms a mat 6 in. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.Foliage color:MulticoloredBlooms:White flowers in summer.Flower color:WhiteCompanion PlantsAloe (Aloe); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe); Hens & Chicks (Echeveria); Sedum (Sedum); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe)
- CareCare InformationFollow regular watering schedule during first few growing seasons to establish a deep, extensive root system. Performs best with regular water or with environmental humidity, but will tolerate some drought. For a neat appearance, remove spent blooms. Divide every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.