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Crassula rupestris ssp. marnierana
Scientific Name: Crassula rupestris ssp. marnierana Huber & H. Jacobsen
Synonym: Crassula marnierana
Family: Crassulaceae
Crassula  rupestris ssp. marnierana Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 8,9,12-28
USDA: 9b-12

Heat Tolerance: Cannot take direct sun in summer in Phoenix

Sun Exposure: Produce flowers in full sun, look better in the shade

Origin: Western South Africa

Growth Habits: Subshrub, up to 4 inches tall (10 cm)

Watering Needs: Regular water in summer in Phoenix, fairly drought tolerant elsewhere


This species is named for Julien Marnier-Lapostolle a famous French collector.

Cultural Practices:
Crassulas are sensitive to mealybugs.

Blooming Habits:
Numerous campanulate white flowers

Fruiting Habits:

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