Crassula rupestris subsp. marnieriana 'Contorta'
Crassula rupestris subsp. marnieriana 'Contorta' is a succulent with semi-erect or decumbent, rooting stems, thickly covered with leaves, reaching a…
Crassula x rupestris f. marnieriana ‘Hottentot’
- Botanical name:Crassula x rupestris f. marnieriana 'Hottentot'
- Common name: Jade necklace vine
- Family: Crassulaceae
- Plant Type: Cactus or succulent, House plant, Evergreen
Crassulas are succulent sub-shrubs with small pink or white flowers. Native to South Africa and Mozambique, they are commonly grown as houseplants in cooler regions.
Crassula x rupestris f. marnieriana ‘Hottentot’ is a unusual, trailing variety of crassula, hence it’s common name, the jade necklace vine. It looks lovely in a hanging pot. Its leaves blush pink or red in the sun. It reaches a heigh of approx.15 cm.
Grow in pots indoors in bright, airy conditions, in cactus compost. Water sparingly and feed fortnightly with a balanced liquid fertiliser. Reduce watering in autumn.