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Campfire Crassula

Crassula capitella 'Campfire'

SKU
06364
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.
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Allow soil to dry between waterings.

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Botanical PronunciationKRASS-oo-la
Average Size at MaturityForms a mat 6 in. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorMulticolored
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry between waterings.
Companion PlantsAloe (Aloe); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe); Hens & Chicks (Echeveria); Sedum (Sedum); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe)

Follow 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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-10

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