Are Gollums, Hobbits, Hummels or variegates difficu

greenclaws UKzone8aMay 2, 2012

Just wondered as I don't think I've ever seen a pic posted of anyones in flower, they all seem to be pics of the regular Crassulas.

Gill from the UK.

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greenman28 NorCal 7b/8a

Meyer Mike had some 'Hobbit' cuttings blooming this Winter, I believe.
I've seen 'Hummel's Sunset' in bloom, as well. I think they all flower, it's just
that there are so many more standard Crassula ovatas that they account for the lion's
share of what we see.

Josh

    Bookmark   May 2, 2012 at 7:01PM
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kaktuskris

Gill:

Mike gave me a cutting of a Hobbit months ago that had flowers still on it. But as we know, Mike is not a mere mortal, so don't know how easy it is for the rest of us to get them to bloom!

Christopher

    Bookmark   May 2, 2012 at 7:10PM
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greenclaws UKzone8a

Oooops! Looks like the title overrun and I hadn't noticed, good job you 2 guys knew what I was on about so thanks for the replies!!
Obviously they MUST flower, as all plants do, but I had never seen anyones in flower so guessed they must be rather difficult.
So Mike is the guru of all Hobbits/Gollums/Hummels and Crosbys then, why am I not surprised by that!!
Cheers, Gill from the UK.

    Bookmark   May 3, 2012 at 8:04AM
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