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Jade Plant + Cement Planter

$39.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Crassula ovata

AKA_Money Plant, Lucky Plant, Jade Plant, Friendship Tree

FEATURES_ Vibrant  jade green leaves developing a red edge with more exposure to light. Stem becomes thick and woody with age taking on a silvery bronze patina. A great plant for succulent bonsai. The leaves signify growth and renewal and look like jade coins which are symbolic of wealth and prosperity.
There are a few Crassula ovata varieties including ‘Hummel’s Sunset’, ‘Crosby Compact’, ‘Obliqua’ among others and we will select the best from varieties available.  All can be trained into succulent bonsai and a feature is the stem which develops a shiny patina over time. If you have a particular variety you are keen on, please let us know in notes at checkout.

PLANT SYMBOLISM_ Crassula ovata (Jade Plant) is considered a good luck charm in China. Traditionally placed at the entrance of a home or business to encourage growth and renewal and future prosperity for the owners. In Feng Shui, place this plant east for health, harmony and scholarly pursuits, south east for wealth and luck, and west for creativity.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ The perfect gift for new ventures, as a wedding gift, new beginnings, starting out and for long lived relationships and friendships. The adage goes, ‘A jade at the door, poor no more.’

Jade ‘Hobbit’ + Ceramic Planter

$39.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Crassula ovata ‘Hobbit’,

AKA_Hobbit Jade, Finger Jade, Money Tree, Organ Pipe Jade, Crassula Hobbit

FEATURES_ Small branched succulent with curled back, tubular leaves and small, pink-white star shaped flowers, Can be trained into a succulent bonsai and a feature is the stem which develops a stout segmented branching trunk with time.

PLANT SYMBOLISM_ The name references Tolkien’s Hobbit and leaf also takes on the appearance of Shrek’s spoon shaped ears. The leaves are rolled back at the edges to form a slightly flattened cylinder with a lens shaped dimple. The Hobbit is a hole dweller.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ For fans of The Hobbit and Shrek. A quirky plant for quirky characters. The perfect humorous plant gift for fans of these characters or equally quirky persona. A mutant plant adds more credence to these off beat credentials. It is also the lucky plant that brings prosperity and good luck to homes and businesses alike.  ‘A jade at the door, poor no more.’

*Note: The plant shown is an indication of what you will receive. It will be a similar plant to the one shown here however time of year can change colour slightly.

Snake Plant (Sansevieria) ‘Golden Hahnii’

$39.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Golden Hahnii’

AKA_ Mother in Law’s Tongue, MIL, Snake Plant

FEATURES_ Short, compact, variegated form of Snake Plant. The perfect office desktop gift or plant for the coffee table, tablescapes and small spaces.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Black Thumbs: Wannabe gardeners who kill everything. Great for beginners and inexperienced indoor gardeners.