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Crassula corymbulosa 'Shark's Tooth' variegata

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Sharing many of the same attributes as its non-variegated cousin, Crassula corymbulosa 'Shark's Tooth' variegata features the same uniquely stacked growth habit, but with the addition of cream and pink striping across each narrow, pointed leaf! The tower-like look of each stem culminates in a uniquely symmetrical rosette, adding to the appeal of this cultivar. Reaching up to 8 inches tall at maturity, ‘Shark’s Tooth’ variegata makes an exceptional standalone specimen, or a ground-covering addition to succulent arrangements or temperature rock gardens.

Adapted to the arid conditions of South Africa and Namibia, this variety thrives on neglect – indeed, overwatering is far more likely to harm this succulent than under watering! Be sure to utilize an extremely porous soil mix, such as a cactus medium supplemented with pumice or perlite, and a pot with ample drainage. Water thoroughly but infrequently, in accordance with the ‘soak and dry’ method. Ample airflow around the leaves and soil surface with safeguard against rot and pests, and bright light will ensure the best possible growth. Like all variegated succulents, the reduction in chlorophyll within each leaf means that the plant requires more light in order to display its richest coloration, as compared to its fully green comrades, so be sure to choose an especially sunny location for ‘Shark’s Teeth’ variegata!

During the winter months, shield this frost-tender succulent from freezing temperatures – and as the weather warms in the spring, expect to see white blooms emerge from the tips of each stem.

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