Calico Kitten Crassula

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  • Crassula Calico Kitten is an adorable succulent that grows long trailing branches of colorful heart-shaped leaves. The leaves have a lovely combination of rose, pink, cream and green shades. It is perfect for hanging baskets or to spill over rock walls or path edges. Calico Kitten is a tender soft succulent and will not tolerate frost.

    This crassula blooms flowers with shades of rose/mauve, pale yellow or green in late spring to early summer.

    All of the plants will be shipped bare root.
  • Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade.

    Porous and well-drained. Optimal pH is around 6.0 (slightly acidic).

    Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch, then let drain completely.

    Average summer temperatures from 65ºF/18ºC to 70ºF/21ºC are ideal. In winter, it can survive temperatures as low as 50ºF/10ºC.

    Feed with a controlled-release fertilizer at the beginning of the growing season.

    You can propagate Crassula Calico Kitten by division, offsets or leaf cuttings. The easiest way is to propagate from a single leaf: put the leaf in a succulent or cacti mix, then cover until it sprouts.

    Where to Grow: This plant is suitable for growing indoors and in containers.

    Generally non-toxic to humans and animals
  • 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)
  • Your plant will be meticulously bubblewrapped and shipped in a sturdy box. Most 2" plants are shipped in their original plastic pot with soil. Fragile and big 4" plants are shipped bareroot to ensure their safety. When opening your package, some soil may be loose in the box. Plant orders are shipped within 3-5 days depending on availability of the plant. We ship our plants Monday through Friday, all twelve months of the year! If you need your order urgently, please message us so we can upgrade your shipping (additional cost applied). Here is our blog about the shipping process and packaging. We do not ship outside of the continental United States.

    *** All of our packages are sterilized before leaving the door.
  • We only ship out beautiful, healthy plants! Please track your package and open it immediately upon arrival. If you receive your package and are not satisfied, please message us immediately. Fragile plants such as bearpaw, baby toe, etc. may break or loose a few of their leaves during transport. Please contact us for replacements if your plants are severely damaged. We'll try our best to accommodate you. Plants may be slightly larger or smaller than the pot they are grown in, depending on availability or time of year.
  • Provide porous soil with adequate drainage, pots with drainage hole are recommended. Bright, filtered light and ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Never let your succulents sit in water. Do NOT water on the leaves. If you water from beneath by letting the plant sit in a saucer of water, make sure to pour off any excess water after a few minutes. The hotter it is outside, the faster your soil will dry out, so you’ll need to water more often if you live in a hot area. Water with caution in winter, as the plant can lose its roots if the soil stays cold and wet for extended periods; protect from frost to prevent scarring.
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RW
09/16/2020
Rachael W.
United States United States
Great plants in great condition!

Super great customer service, the plants came in perfect condition. Will be purchasing from them again!

KK
09/10/2020
Keith K.
United States United States
Very nice little succulent.

I was new to calico kittens plants and am delighted with them. Grow great, arrived healthy and vibrant. Packaged with care and they were on sale. I love the different varieties that are always offered. The frequent sales are always appreciated.

LG
09/03/2020
Lisa G.
United States United States
Quick delivery

The calico kitten plant , I thought would be pink as pictured , I’ve never had this type of plant so I’m not sure what to expect. Great quick delivery , & great packaging

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SD
08/21/2020
Sue D.
United States United States
Kitten crassula

Beautiful alive and healthy

A SucculentsBox.Com Customer
TG
08/20/2020
Tabitha G.
United States United States
Excellent

Plant came well packaged and protected and took to her new pot beautifully. She's been quickly gaining height and leaves and I can't wait for her to start gaining some pinky tones as well.