ET’s Finger jade plants grow leaves that are also fleshy, but the shape is elongated and tubular with an indentation at the end that is reddish in color and a little wider than the rest of the leaf. In other words, besides the fact that most of the leaf is green, it looks like ET’s finger.
Secondly, how do you figure out what kind of succulent you have?
Here are some of the plant characteristics to look for when identifying succulents:
- Leaf – shape, size and thickness.
- Color – of leaves, flowers or stems.
- Markings or bumps on the leaves.
- Flower – shape, color, number of blooms and petals.
- Stem – color, texture, length.
- Ciliate hairs.
- Epicuticular wax.
- Spikes, spines or smooth.
Correspondingly, how do you take care of chocolate finger succulents?
Light Requirement: Full sun to light shade but it flowers best in full sun. Water needs: Very drought tolerant but some water during the growing season is beneficial. Note that plants are best watered from below to avoid washing off the attractive white, waxy protective leaf coating.
How do you take care of a Gollum 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.
What is Jade Plant Poisoning? The exact toxic principles of the plant are currently unknown. However, jade plant poisoning is fatal for cats if left untreated. If you suspect your cat has ingested the jade plant in any quantity, you should take it to the vet immediately to ensure the best prognosis.
Echeveria ‘Dusty Rose’ is one of the purple succulents that form fast-growing rosettes of wide, powdery violet leaves. The beautiful color of these succulents only gets better with more sunlight!
Saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea)
The saguaro cactus just happens to be the state flower of Arizona. It has a thick, tall fluted trunk that can grow up to 40 feet tall, and the branches have a span of anywhere from three to six feet wide.
Yes, this is a flowering houseplant. The flowers will normally appear in Summer months on the end of a long stem (inflorescence) if they’ve been treated well during the year.
To get flowers, it is necessary to watch watering and fertilizing schedules during the growing season to assure flowers for the next year. This plant has pale yellow to white blooms. Water and fertilize your cactus regularly throughout the summer, like any other container plant, as this is its growing season.
It produces some of the loveliest and most show-stopping of succulent flowers. The ladyfinger cactus flowers are large and bright pink, with a white to yellow center and they bloom profusely in spring.
Temperatures should not drop below 20 degrees Fahrenheit. For watering, stick to a schedule used for cacti – that is, once a week at the very most. Do not water if the soil is moist. The soil in which you place the Ladyfinger should be a well-draining mix of potting soil with sand, add some gravel too if you wish.