Crassula
Crassula nudicaulis var. platyphylla '(aka Tricolor)'

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Crassula (KRASS-oo-la) (Info)
Species: nudicaulis var. platyphylla
Cultivar: (aka Tricolor)

Category:

Groundcovers

Cactus and Succulents

Foliage Color:

Blue-Green

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Succulent

Rubbery-Textured

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Brea, California

Brentwood, California

Hayward, California

Reseda, California

San Dimas, California

Woodcrest, California

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Aug 30, 2004, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

low growing creeping round-leaf succulent that slowly becomes a groundcover- easy plant... gets a lot of nice deep red in full sun, and has flowers on tall, thin stalks. Leaves flattish (hence the name) and ovoid.