Crassula muscosa is a small succulent plant. It grows as a dense spreading bush, with branches covered in small leaves arranged in such a way that gives the appearance of a scaly tail. It can be grown in rockeries in the garden or in pots.
Generally not harvested
Root stem cuttings in spring or summer in a course, sandy cactus mix.
Can go for extended periods without water.
Can be grown in pots in a sunny position in free draining course, sandy potting mix.
Lizard tails can be grown indoors, provide bright light condition, can handle some direct morning sun.
Africa, South Africa, Karoo region, Namaqualand and southern Namibia.
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Loam, Sand, Gravel
Soil PH preference
Grow in garden rockeries or in pot indoors or outdoors.
Yellow-green, Green, Yellow
Generally problem free, but can be susceptible to root rots if not in free draining soil.