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.
Hereof, how often should you water a Gollum plant?
In hot summer months, Gollum jade plants will need watering as often as every week. In cooler months, you might need to cut back on watering every other week. During winter, watering may be cut back to every 2-3 weeks or completely held off.
Keeping this in view, how do you grow Crassula Gollum?
Propagating Crassula Ovata ‘Gollum Jade’ Plant
- Obtain a stem cutting and let it dry for a day or so. …
- (Optional) Dip the cut end in rooting hormone. …
- Once the cut has healed and dried, stick the cuttings in a well draining potting mix.
- Keep away from direct sunlight.
How fast does Gollum Jade grow?
Gollum Jade is an evergreen succulent. The tips of the green tubular leaves turn red when in full sun. You can look forward to light pink or white star-shaped flowers.
Gollum Jade tolerates extended drought and should be kept in containers with drainage holes and gritty, well-draining soil. Water deeply, but only when the soil is completely dry. Once your plant is mature, it can easily be propagated from stem cuttings (more info).
Jade plants droop if they are suffering because of over watering or if they are in low levels of light. To revive dying jade plants, emulate their growing conditions by watering properly and planting them in well draining soil in direct sun to avoid root rot.