Crassula ( Crassula )

August 12, 2017 17:52 | Different Colors

For people with unstable income

Crassula eliminates the mercantilist thinking

Crassula also called money tree, and for good reason.In the house where it grows, financial problems are not usually the case.Of course, money does not bring the plant itself, but it clears the head of the constant thoughts about money.Fans of this tree, as a rule, do not try to save on quality, do not make hasty purchases, and as a result, rarely experiencing financial difficulties.

leisurely and calm Crassula indispensable during job changes.At this time, it is rearranged from the window sill on the table closer.It will not grasp at the dubious offers, will give confidence.

your rich relative similar to "Uncle Scrooge"?Pogapume him Crassula.It will be much easier: at least, he will understand that there is something in addition to the money in the world.By the way, it is possible that the successor of "uncle" will become just you.

Features care

Crassula need a lot of light.It feels good on the southern windows, b

ut in the summer the plant should be lightly pritenyat from the scorching rays.For the soil has low, growing a mixture of humus and sand.Well add to the substrate pieces of birch charcoal.During planting or grafting is important to ensure drainage and fill the plant;Crassula be watered only after drying topsoil.Spraying required.The roots are located closer to the surface, so choose a pot large and shallow.Pinching can be formed in a plant lush crown.Young specimens are transplanted every two years.After the transplant, pour scant, not to cause root rot.Propagation by leaf and stem cuttings.Before rooting dried.

family Crassulaceae.The genus Crassula.

natural climatic conditions: dry rocky deserts.

herbs, shrubs or bushes with fleshy stems and leaves, which are often collected in the outlet;inflorescence racemose or paniculate, small flowers;fruit - mnogolistovka.

most common in the culture room types:

Jade tree * Shrub;stem thick, richly branched, gray-green;leaves sessile, almost rounded, fleshy, glaucous;the flowers are white.

Jade carpet * groundcover;stalks lodge;leaves are small, triangular-ovate, strongly thickened, light green;the flowers are white.

Jade columnar ♦ The stem is almost completely closed tightly imbricated located adjacent to each other fleshy leaves, which create a semblance of columns;inflorescence - loose apical panicle, located on a lush spike.

Jade krovavosharovidnaya ♦ Stem shortened, at the base of closed spherical sockets short wide valikopodobnyh leaves, tightly adjacent to each other;racemose inflorescence, located on the peduncle.

Jade remote ♦ Stems branched, stalks are completely closed imbricated arrangement of leaves, form a sort of four-sided columns, leaves almost rectangular (shaped like a box beveled), their width exceeds the length of 2-3 times.

Jade pyramidal ♦ thick short cylindrical stem is almost indistinguishable from piramidopodobnyh leaves.

Jade lycopsids ♦ shoots of young plants upright, in old - lodge, branched, gustooblistvennye;small leaves arranged imbricated, triangular-oval, light green.It can be grown as a basket plant.

Jade perfoliate ♦ Stems thin, long, branched;rounded leaves, thick, as if pierced by the stem.

Jade angular ♦ Stem shortened, the leaves are quite large, egg-shaped, pointed at the tip, of medium thickness, pubescent.

requirement to moisture: moderate watering throughout the year.

Temperature: optimum winter temperatures ranging from 10 to 18 ° C.

Light mode: require bright lighting.

requirement to soil: optimum ground from clay and turf, leaf humus and land with sand in a ratio of 4: 1: 1: 1.

Propagation: seeds and cuttings.Podvyalivayut Cuttings and rooted in the sand.

Features: Can be used in combination with cacti.