Airplane Plant

Crassula falcata

Airplane Plant  - Crassula falcata

Airplane Plant

Crassula falcata

Crassula falcata is a unique succulent with long slender leaves resembling wings of an airplane.  They are fairly flat with a slight curve, and are arranged as overlapping pairs up the stem.  This plant can reach up to 3 feet tall and wide with an open upright form.  Red flowers appear out of each cluster in the Summer and are quite showy and long lasting.  Low maintenance and drought tolerant.  It also does well in seaside coastal conditions.  Airplane Plant can be planted in either sun or shade.  Keep from reflected heat and hot afternoon sun in warmer climates.  Hardy to 25 deg. F.


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Part Shade

Water Needs: Low

Bloom Season: Summer

Mature Height: 2-3'

Mature Width: 2-3'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Xeriscape, Seacoast Tolerant, Cacti & Succulents


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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Zone 3 $79.00
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