Crassula Capitella Campfire profile

Written by Maggie

Mar 24 2021

Crassula Capitella Campfire profile

Crassula Capitella Campfire is a perennial herbaceous plant of the genus Cerasus. The stem is  prostrate or erect. Plants are clustered, fleshy leaves are opposite to each other, closely arranged under normal growth, and the whole plant is quadripartite. Crassula Capitella Campfire prefers a sunny and relatively dry environment. Leaves appear light green to bright red in sunny conditions.

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Crassula Capitella Campfire

Morphological characteristics of Crassula Capitella Campfire

Crassula Capitella Campfire is a succulent plant with clumpy plants and long round fleshy leaves that cross opposite and closely arranged, making the plants four-sided and hairy on the leaves. In the condition of sufficient light, the fleshy leaves show light green to dark red, especially from late autumn to spring, when the temperature difference between day and night is large and the sunlight is sufficient, the leaves are more colorful. Cymes with small yellow - white flowers. 

Crassula Capitella Campfire growth habit

Crassula Capitella Campfire enjoys a cool, dry and sunny environment. It is drought tolerant and afraid of waterlogging, and has a certain cold tolerance. Although plants can grow in semi-shade or shade, their leaves are green, which makes it difficult to highlight the variety characteristics. crassula capitella campfire prefers cool, dry and sunny conditions and well-drained sandy soil. 

Distribution range of Crassula Capitella Campfire

Crassula Capitella Campfire, originally from South Africa, is now cultivated in many parts of the world.

Crassula Capitella Campfire

Crassula Capitella Campfire main value

The bright red flesh-like leaves of Crassula Capitella Campfire are unique and attractive. They are easy to maintain and of high ornamental value. As the burning flame gives people a sense of vigorous enthusiasm and vitality, infectious very strong. In the late autumn to early spring in the cold season leaf color is particularly bright, very appropriate.

Long head clumps old plant to be able to make small and medium-sized to hang bonsai, adornment illuminates sufficient places such as windowsill, balcony, courtyard, make a person shine at the moment, have tropical amorous feelings quite. Small individual plants can be combined with other succulent plants pot, play the role of decorative color. It’s ornamental effect is also good.

In addition to absorbing formaldehyde and TVOC, the green wall of Crassula Capitella Campfire can also reduce temperature, reduce noise and dust, and regulate indoor humidity.As background wall, art partition, plant mural also has very good ornamental value.

Crassula Capitella Campfire