“Watch Chain” has typical watering needs for a succulent. It’s best to use the “soak and dry” method, and allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings. Note: If grown outdoors in full sun, this succulent may require more frequent watering during the summer.
Also question is, how often do you water Crassula?
You’ll typically only need to water once every three to four weeks. Remember: succulents keep a lot of water in their leaves to make it through a drought, so let your soil dry out completely before rewatering. They can handle a dry spell!
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Are Crassula poisonous to cats?
This classic member of the Crassula genus is considered toxic to dogs, cats and humans alike, causing vomiting, depression, and incoordination if ingested.
Unfortunately, watch chain succulents are toxic to pets and should be kept out of reach of small children too.
Jade plants can be grown indoors and outdoors. It is better to keep this plant in front of the office or in the office cubicle to invite good fortune and prosperity. When placed in southeast it attracts energized monetary luck for good business or more income.
Crassula ovata will generally tolerate the dry environment of heated homes but if kept too hot will go dormant and begin to drop leaves. Jade plants need bright light, but should not be exposed to a lot of direct sun (which may cause leaf scorch).
Jade Plant Overwatering Symptoms: The symptoms of overwatering a Jade Plant are yellowing leaves, leaf drop, soft leaves and dry leaves. The soil will usually be waterlogged and the roots will show signs of root rot.
Jade plants can lose their leaves due to overwatering and underwatering. In order to revive a dying jade plant (Crassula ovata), you have to emulate some of their growing conditions with an emphasis on watering with a good soak then allowing the soil to dry out, well draining soil and some direct sunlight.
The best way to rehydrate the plant in winter is by watering it lightly two or three times rather than flooding the pot with water. In spring, summer and fall when the plant needs more moisture, water the plant by soaking the soil thoroughly.
Propagating Crassula Perforata
The easiest and quickest way to propagate these plants is through stem cuttings. They can be propagated from leaves, but I find the process trickier and less foolproof than using stem cuttings.
All parts of the flapjack are toxic to humans, cats, and dogs. That includes the leaves, roots, but especially the flowers. If your Kalanchoe thyrsiflora flowers, take extra caution to keep it away from small children and pets.
Avoid long hours of afternoon sun. Even in cooler, coastal spots, the Watch Chain plant likes shady afternoons. Limit watering until soil is completely dry, then water thoroughly. Plant Watch Chain Crassula in the right spot and it will grow and thrive for years to come.