Eastern Cape, South Africa
Jade plants grows best in full sun (but will tolerate part sun) and requires average to poor, sharply drained soil with a neutral pH, They thrive in rocky or sandy dry soil and readily survive on modest rainfall alone. Excessive moisture will cause root and stem rot, particularly if soil is not a fast-draining.
Crassula Ovata Gollum is a rubbery-stemmed evergreen shrub with with interesting tubular leaves that have a reddish tint. They grow up to 3 feet (90 cm) tall and up to 2 feet (60) wide. It produces a wealth of tiny, starry white or pinkish flowers borne in small clusters
Gollum has a stout succulent, segmented, branching trunk, it can be shaped to create spectacular bonsai forms.
Suitable for Container, Rock Garden & Xeriscaping
As a general rule of thumb, all the ones with colourful leaves like Echeverias, Sedeveria and Graptopetalum like bright sunlight and semi shade in extreme summers. They cannot be kept indoors or in full shade. All succulents love morning sun.
You can fertilise your succulent once a month.
Watering tips : Make sure NOT to water on the plant itself. Water directly in the soil. You can use a cup or a glass to make sure the water does not spray on leaves. When watering, make sure water comes out of the drainage hole.
You can check our video on how to water succulents on : https://youtu.be/GnzodkMYcmg