How do I care for a Gollum jade plant?

Water regularly in spring and summer, allowing soil to totally dry out before you water again. Cut back on watering in fall and water lightly and infrequently in winter. As with many succulent types, overwatering is the primary cause of death among them. Fertilize lightly in spring.

>> Click to

People also ask, is Gollum Jade poisonous?

Gollum jade is one of those poisonous succulents that can be toxic to humans and pets. Skin contact with the sap can cause irritation while ingestion of all parts of the plants can cause vomiting and diarrhea. So, keep them away from your pets and make sure to wear gloves when propagating them.

Keeping this in view, why is it called a Gollum Jade? Gollum Jade is named after the character J.R.R. Tolkien’s character Gollum. It is similar to the Crassula ovata ‘Hobbit. ‘

Similarly one may ask, how often should you water Gollum Jade?

once every 2 weeks
Care/Requirements ‘Gollum’ Jade (Crassula ovata) Care
Water: Water with a good soak when the potting soil is dry. Typically water once every 2 weeks but this varies according to climate and conditions.

How fast does Gollum Jade grow?

about 2 inches a year

How big do Gollum jade plants get?

2 to 3 feet tall

Is Gollum Jade edible?

Is Crassula ‘Gollum’ poisonous? Crassula ‘Gollum’ can be toxic.

How do you Bonsai Gollum Jade?

How do I prune a Gollum jade plant?

To prune your jade properly:

  1. Look for a ‘leaf scar’, or the brown rings around a stem.
  2. Prune with a sharp pair of pruning shears.
  3. Two new stems will grow from the area that you pruned, causing your plant to grow bushier.
  4. Be careful not to over-prune your jade.

Thanks for Reading

Enjoyed this post? Share it with your networks.

Leave a Feedback!