Crassula ovata 'Gollum'
Native range: South Africa
Known names: Shrek's Ear Plant, Gollum Jade
Hardiness: Minimum 25°F
Mature Size: 2-3' Tall, 2-3' Wide
Light: Full Sun, Mostly bright and sunny, protect from desert sun.
Water: Water when soil is dry, drought tolerant
Soil: Fast-draining succulent mix
Dormancy Period: Winter
Plant Size: 4" pot
Crassula ovata 'Gollum' is as easy as most other Jades. It produces tubular leaves that has red tint in times of stress (hot or cold). This cultivar is very similar to Crassula ovata 'Hobbit' but 'Gollum' retains more of the tubular shape while 'Hobbit' shows more folding.