Cactus and Succulents - Part Shade

Cleistocactus parapetiensis

C. azerensis

Slender columns, 3 feet tall, with lots of short gold spines, branches low, many tubular red blooms

Cordyline “Paso Doble”

Upright habit with variegated burgundy red leaves, long and arching. Great as a houseplant. Deer resistant.

Cotyledon “Flavida”

C. orbiculata v. oblonga “Flavida”

Fast growing, with large narrow chalky-white leaf. Long elegant bell shaped peach blooms in late Summer/Fall.

Cotyledon orbiculata “Winter Red”

Stunning shrub with thick oval leaves, powder white with red edging if grown in full sun, more green in part shade. Long elegant bell-shaped red flowers in Winter. Deer resistant.

Crassula “Chiquito”

C. radicans “Chiquito”

Spreading groundcover to 6″ high, small ½” paired leaves turn red in sun; tiny yellow flowers

Crassula “ET”

C. ovata “ET”

Small, shrubby to 3ft., tubular leaves, red-tipped in full sun

Crassula “Gollum”

C. ovata “Gollum”

Small, shrubby to 3ft., tubular leaves, red-tipped in full sun

Crassula “Hobbit”

C. ovata “Hobbit”

Small, shrubby to 3ft., curled leaves, red-tipped in full sun

Crassula “Morgan’s Beauty”

C. falcata x C. mesembryanthemopsis with possible x C. ausiensis,  x C. tecta

Small hybrid with pink flowers, lays low to the ground.

Crassula “Pagoda”

C. perforata “Pagoda”

2ft w/variegated leaves crowned with small white flowers

Crassula “Pastel”

C. rupestris “Pastel”

Tiny tightly-stacked nearly-white leaves, short stems. This was cultivated from Crassula “Tom Thumb.”


Crassula “Springtime”

C. rupestris “Springtime”

Thick-leaved cultivar to 12″ with pink flower sprays in late winter/early spring.

Crassula “Sunset”

C. ovata “Sunset”

Shrubby, easy to grow. Green and yellow variegated leaves with bright pink edges. Protect from frost.

Crassula “Tom Thumb”

C. rupestris “Tom Thumb”
C. rupestris ssp. marnieriana x C. rupestris ssp. rupestris

Mini-shrub to 4″ with tiny thick leaves, white flower sprays.

Crassula biplanata

Small, shrubby, will get 12″ tall and will spread a few feet wide if given well-drained soils and a little room to grow. Will also grow in rock gardens and can be contained in fairly small areas. Tiny green leaves get silvery in full sun. Covered in small bright white flowers in mid to late summer. From Cape Province, South Africa.