Shrek Ears Plant

Regular price R 65.00
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Scientific Name: Crassula Ovata 'Gollum'
Synonyms: Shreks Ears, Gollum Crassula, Crassula Hobbit, Jade plant.

  • Adorable plant variety
  • Super easy care & low maintenance
  • Indigenous to South Africa
  • Waterwise
  • Great as a gift or windowsill filler

Comes in a 9cm or 14cm Nursery Pot.

This adorable little plant is a fantastically quirky little window sill filler, with tiny leaves that look like the ears of everyone's beloved swamp monster: Shrek. A definite perk and talking point for this fabulous plant.

Not only is the Shreks Ears a fun houseplant to have around, but also super care friendly and low maintenance due to its succulent nature, Waterwise for the win. They do pretty well in a bright indirect light spot, making them the ideal indoor specimen, however, they'll love a couple of hours of sunlight to keep them thriving.

Pair these cuties with a sleek planter to add a touch of modernity to your window sill or shelf display, or for a quirky easy-care gift for friends and family.

Please note: Crassula are non-toxic but prefer not to be eaten to look their best.

Follow these instructions to keep your plant happy & healthy.

Water: Water, once the soil has reach complete dryness and the plant, is slightly shrivelled. As this is a small plant it may need watering every week in warm weather and once every 2 in winter. Use discretion.
Light: Bright filtered light to 3 - 4 hours of direct sunlight is ideal.
Humidity: Average humidity is ideal, avoid high humidity as this can lead to rot.
Fertilize: Feed once a month with a half solution of liquid plant food during Spring & Summer.

We use a network of vetted couriers to safely deliver your order. The costs and delivery times are as follows:

Collections: 6 Roodehek Street, Gardens, Cape Town
No Charge. We'll notify you once your order is ready, usually 1-2 days after day of order.

Cape Town & Surrounds
R50 fee, delivery usually within 2-4 working days after day of order.

Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc)
R85 fee, delivery usually within 4-7 working days after day of order.

Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 2-5 days after day of order (CPT regional), 4-7 days (rest of SA)

LARGE PLANTS (20cm nursery pot and above)
A custom shipping rate will be calculated at checkout based on your address and number of items selected.


Unfortunately, we are not able to deliver to rural areas, such as farms.

Choose a Nursery Pot that fits the Decorative Planters, applicable for Ceramic, Cotton Cord, Terrazzo, Terracotta Planters

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Decorative Planter (ceramic etc)

8 - 10cm

10 - 12cm 


13 - 14cm

14 - 15cm

16 - 17cm

18 - 20cm

18 - 21cm


26 - 30cm


32 - 35cm


36 - 40cm


42 - 45cm

Follow this Sizing Guide for Palm Leaf Baskets (Sinan, Fundo, ShiShi etc.) and Senegalese Baskets:

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Basket Inner Diameter Size

14cm - 15cm


18 - 19cm












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