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Samwise, the Hobbit Jade

Crassula Ovata 'Hobbit'
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$6.29

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SKU: COH.0735 Category:

Meet Samwise. He’s loyal, steadfast, and true to his hobbit nature he’s always down for some elevenses. He prefers a quiet and peaceful life, full of bright light and very minimal water. He’s not the tallest of plants but he knows his heart and goes by his truth “Be Brave.” Hobbits are excellent at preparing and this little jade stores water in his succulent leaves, ready for the adventure. He’ll let you know when he’s ready for a refill by wrinkling his leaves a bit. Long-lived and symbols of luck, jade plants are a wonderful addition to a home!

We recommend planting this plug in our Cactus & Succulent soil.

**IMPORTANT NOTE:
This plant ships as a 1″ fully rooted starter plant, as shown in the second photo. It will come wrapped in moss and tucked in a growers pot for safety. The terra cotta pot with the mature plant, shown in the first photo, is not included.
If you order multiple plants, we put them together in one pot so they stay moist and insulated. If you think we haven’t sent the full order, please take out the plants from the pot first to count them.

**Winter Shipping** Our plants are considered tropical and cannot survive for extended periods in temperatures below 40° F. Even if it’s warm where you are, remember that these plants are shipping from Northern Colorado! We require that you order a heat pack to add to your shipping box, this will help protect your plants from cold and frost. We will activate it as soon as it ships and it heats for 72+hours. Please understand we will not be responsible at all for damage due to cold weather if a heat pack is not added to the order. So, show your plants some love and get them a warming buddy!
(One heat pack is sufficient for a whole order)

Purchase heat pack HERE

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Ft. Collins is Zone 5
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Notes:

  • Botanical name: Crassula Ovata ‘Hobbit’
  • The stubby, 2-inch green leaves are tubular with curled edges and bright red tips.
  • The slow growth of the Hobbit Jade makes it a good choice for terrariums. It’s also an excellent bonsai plant and an easy houseplant.
  • Most common reason for failure is overwatering.
  • Skill Level: Beginner