Dainty Crassula

Regular price R 65.00
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Scientific Name: Crassula spathulata
Synonyms: Creeping Crassula, Spatula Crassula

  • Trailing evergreen leaves
  • Does well in medium to very bright light
  • Waterwise & Indigenous
  • Plant level: Easy

Your Dainty Crassula comes in a 12cm or 15cm Nursery Pot. 

An indigenous ground cover that is steadily becoming a house plant favourite, due to its incredible "ticks all the boxes" attributes. Spathulata, refer's to Dainty's round-shaped, "spatula"-like leaves, growing in plenitude along its multiple stems. Which when placed in a pot as a houseplant will eventually cascade over the edges, creating a delicate waterfall of foliage.

The Dainty Crassula is evergreen, Waterwise and incredibly low maintenance. It'll grow in almost any conditions - in direct sunlight as well as shade. In full sun, it'll grow thick and full, whilst in lower light conditions, it's "dainty" attributes come to the fore.  

Pair this cutie with an austere planter to create a contemporary tabletop or shelf display.

Great beginner plant. And a fantastic addition to any plant collection.

Please note: The dainty crassula is not known to be toxic.

Follow these instructions to keep your Dainty Crassula healthy and happy.

Water: Water thoroughly and then allow top 4-5cms to dry out before watering again. Reduce watering in winter.
Light: Can tolerate both high-light areas to full sun as well as medium light areas.
Humidity: Average humidity 
Fertilize: Feed every second week during the spring and summer months.

We offer some of the most affordable shipping in South Africa! And 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 from order.

Cape Town (Local) Same Day - orders before 11am
R75 fee, order before 11am, delivery in afternoon *see qualifying suburbs below

Cape Town & Surrounds
R60 fee, delivery usually within 2-4 working days from order.

Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc.)
R95 fee, delivery usually within 4-7 working days from order.

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


SAME DAY DELIVERY: CAPE TOWN - LOCAL (orders before 11am)

> Orders before 11h00 are delivered same day
> Orders after 11h00 are delivered the next day

Available for Suburbs: Bakoven, Camps Bay, Clifton, Bantry Bay, Sea Point, Fresnaye, Green Point, Three Anchor Bay, Mouille Point, V+A, Foreshore, CBD, Bo Kaap, Tamboerskloof, Oranjezicht, Gardens, Vredehoek, Zonnebloem, Woodstock, Salt River, Pinelands, Paarden Eiland.


LARGE PLANTS (20cm nursery pot and above)
Our System calculates custom quotes based on the items in your basket.

Please process your order as per normal and select the "Custom" shipping option at checkout. Our Team will contact you with a competitive custom shipping quote via email.


Please email us at hello@plantify.co.za and we'll arrange a custom shipping solution to the nearest town.

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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