Advice 1: How to save jade

Jade, sometimes called the money tree, in natural conditions, occurring most often in Africa and Madagascar. Like all succulents, this plant is well adapted to the dry climate and the main problems encountered in the cultivation of jade in the home, associated with waterlogged soil and lack of light.
How to save jade
You will need
  • - charcoal;
  • - potassium permanganate;
  • - drainage;
  • - sand;
  • - ground sheet;
  • loam.
Instruction
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If jade growing on your window, there were spots on the trunk, and the leaves become soft and wrinkled, most likely the plant has started to rot the roots due to excessive moisture of the earth. Stop watering the plant and if it preteena, move it to a more lit place. Best place jade near the Windows facing South or South-East.
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If the cessation of irrigation did not affect the plant, you can try to repot the jade. To do this, remove the plant from the pot and inspect the root system. Cut all the rotten roots, dry the slices in the air and sprinkle them with powdered charcoal. Trim off the withered and rotten twigs.
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Prepare a new pot for the plant. Can use to transplant the old, pre-washing off and treating it with a strong solution of potassium permanganate. On the bottom of the pot, pour a layer of expanded clay or any drainage thickness of not less than two inches. Put a layer of soil mixture for succulents, or soil composed of equal parts of sand, leaf and sod land. To the soil add charcoal.
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Drop the trimmed jade into the new pot and place it on a lighted window.
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If it was discovered that the plant has rotted all the roots, you can cut and propagate the remaining shoots. This will separate the most healthy twigs and dry sections on the air for several hours.
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Rooted sprigs of jade possible, placing them in the water, poured in an opaque container. You can sprout the cuttings in moist soil consisting of the same number of washed river sand and ground sheet.
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If your jade started to fall off the leaves, and the trunk has grown a lot and became thin, the plant is not getting enough light. Put the pot in a more lighted place. If this is not possible, use for additional illumination of the fluorescent lamp. For a more lush crown presidnete the tips of young shoots.
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To crassula grow evenly, not peremeshivaete on one side, from time to time turn the pot with the plant.

Advice 2: How to transplant jade

Crassula or money tree is a common inhabitant of the Russian window sills. Plant love for the "money has", simplicity, positive impact on human health - it is believed that it cleans the air by means of a secreted biologically active substances. But jade is necessary to periodically replant: a plant grows, and the pot requires all large sizes.
How to transplant jade
Instruction
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In principle, to transplant crassula needs approximately every two years, like all succulents, it grows very quickly. Pick plants a new pot. It needs to be larger than the previous one in diameter up to 4 cm and preferably flat and wide as the root system at the money tree usually develops in breadth and not depth. Another recommendation – take the best ceramic pot. The jade tree – a tree is heavy, plastic she can just turn naranjas under its own weight. Transplant it is better to do in early spring when the plant has just started to growth. As take the soil mix for cacti. On the bottom of the pot be sure to add good drainage, and only then put the soil. The pot must be filled with earth up to half or two – thirds depending on the size of the plant and its root system.
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To wait two days do not water the tree so we can remove it from the pot. Carefully remove the jade from the old pot. Between the roots is likely to be a lot of ground, shake off her roots. Wash the roots of plants, and why leave 2-3 hours in the air. When the roots are dry, gently pour them with ash or charcoal. Prepared soil in the new pot a little wet and put there money tree. Sprinkle on top the roots the ground, but not touching the petiole – the stalk of a plant should remain on the air.
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In the first five days of jade to pour is not necessary. Then within two weeks, pour a very small amount of water with long interruptions – about three times in two weeks. Next, water the flower as usual – that is, as drying of the earth. The leaves of the plant can podati a little, but don't worry, with the beginning of the normal irrigation they recover. And with such a regime the jade will be easier to acclimate to a new place.

Advice 3: How to cut jade

The jade is a houseplant native to South Africa, which is popularly known as "money tree". Like any plant, it will grow there, which has created the suitable environment for its life. It is believed that the higher the money tree, the more wealth is in the family. But sometimes the plant begins to drop its leaves and then ceases to grow and dies. This can happen from improper pruning, and if not from its absence.
How to cut jade
Instruction
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Most important for the successful growth of this wonder tree is to create a balance of water and light, and also to monitor its correct growth. In General the jade – rarely cultivated plant. But, if there is a need to cut some twigs, it is best to do this procedure in a period of increased growth of plants and active SAP flow
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Cut jade in cases when the tree grows upwards and not sideways. For better growth of the lateral branches, you must remove the top Bud, which received a large number of nutrients and therefore have developed rapidly. After it is removed will start the development of the lower buds. Of them will soon grow new branches with their kidneys. It is important to keep the top buds were fed uniformly. It is easy to see: if one of the branches grows faster, then she started to get more power. To crown not spoiled, this kidney should be cut off.
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In winter, the plant usually stops its growth. Cutting off the top Bud during the winter, the chance of developing new branches will be small. If new shoots come out, due to the lack of light they will be spindly and unattractive.
But if you cut the jade spring, the growth of the kidneys will be uniform, and the plant will be lush.
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If your plant does not require a radical haircut, and you just want to tweak him a crown, cut the curved and gnarled branches - cut them to the warp. After some time, the place the crop will become invisible under the fresh shoots that come out soon after trimming.
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Thin branches and dead leaves, you should pinch off with your fingernails. After a light cutting on the plant will remain penechki and broken place quickly "heal" and give the progress of the new healthy shoots.

Wooden seats cut with scissors or shears.
Note
In the spring the buds are easier to Wake up and clipped the branches root better.
Useful advice
If you cut the jade in the cold season, the plants create conditions of peace, no weak growth.

Advice 4: How to water jade

Among all houseplants, the most popular and hardy is crassula. This plant is known also under the name money tree. It is believed that the tree attracts the house of luck, joy and money. Despite the fact that this plant is not whimsical, it is important to follow certain rules to care for them. Special attention should be paid to watering jade.
How to water jade
Instruction
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Water the plants as the drying earthen coma. In the summer it should be done every two or three days. Gently feel along the ground in a pot, if it is still moist, then watering is not necessary if the land has dried out – then pour her a small amount of water.
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Do not water the money tree too often in the autumn. At this time, enough to water once or twice a week. It is necessary gradually to prepare the plant for dormancy. In winter, jade is recommended to water less often, rather than once in two or three weeks.
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Avoid Bay plants. Abundant watering promotes rapid root rot and leaf drop. So that water freely flowed into the tray, make sure that at the bottom of the pot was a small hole, and lay on the bottom smooth layer of drainage. This will allow the flow of water does not stagnate.
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Do not water the jade water. Draw water a few days before watering and leave in bottles for a day for it to settle.
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Do not forget from time to time to wipe and spray the leaves of the jade from the bottle. The perfect option to give your tree a warm shower. In summer, carry out this procedure once a week and in winter once a month. To do this, bring the plant in the tub, turn on shower and adjust water temperature. It should not be too hot, but should not be cold. Make sure that the water falling on the leaves and trunks of plants, but were not included in the pot on the ground. For this ground can be covered with ordinary plastic wrap. Don't get wet, the plant immediately in its place, and let the water drain a little.
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Do not put your plant under direct sunlight. The sun dries the top layer of soil, but misses to the bottom, with the result that you think the earth dry, and water jade, water accumulates near the roots and begins to foster their partial, and sometimes complete decay.

Advice 5: How to propagate jade

Jade – a symbol of success, prosperity and a stable income. It is believed that it is able to attract the house of luck and fortune. With proper care, a money tree will grow all year round and give the cuttings which can be propagated plant. The process of rooting proceeds quickly, which is why jade is well-suited for breeding. In addition to grafting to propagate the plant and leaf blades.
How to propagate jade
You will need
  • - cuttings or leaf;
  • - the ground;
  • - any preparation for a quick formation of roots.
Instruction
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Reproduction cariniipneumonia inspect your jade for the presence of spikes. It is important that the plant was Mature and well established. Cuttings can pinch off only after they reach ten centimetres, shorter is better not to touch, and to give them time to get stronger.
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To root cuttings in water or planting in the ground. For greater effect, a little dry existing process, leaving him at some time in the shade. Then place it in a small container half-filled with boiled water. Ensure that the leaves do not fall to direct sunlight. After two or three weeks will see the first roots. This means that the plant can be planted in a pot.
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For rooting in the soil in advance, prepare the soil in which you plant process. The land is best used mixed with sand on the bottom of the pot must be drainage. Make a small depression in the ground, carefully place the bone and sprinkle it, but not utrambovyvaya, as the soil should remain slightly loose. Do not fill the plant, otherwise the stem will begin to rot. Watering is recommended as the drying earthen coma. During the period of rooting, try to ensure that the jade quiet and not to move it from place to place.
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Reproduction littlemelissa just survive limp leaves. For this reason, in the beginning, leave the leaf for a day protected from the sun place, and then proceed to rooting. Dip the leaf in a vial of water, ensure that the lower portion was immersed in water at 0.5 cm Optionally, add any drug that will promote rapid root formation. Capacity leave in a bright and warm place until the appearance of roots.
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To root the leaf in the soil, pricopie its lower part in the ground at a shallow depth. Carefully check the condition of the soil and avoid excess moisture, otherwise, it can cause decay. If you want you can make a small greenhouse by covering the plant with plastic and ordinary glass. Several times a day open created the greenhouse, a little to ventilate the soil and the plant.

Advice 6: How to plant jade

Crassula (crassula) has a strong aura, it accumulates and gives positive energy, promotes good mood. This plant is considered a symbol of good luck money, his so-called "money tree". It will fit into the interior of any home or office. The tree is not demanding in care and is easily propagated.
How to plant jade
You will need
  • for cacti or succulents;
  • - wide shallow pot;
  • - expanded clay.
Instruction
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Buy a package of land for cacti and succulents and mix it with sand in the ratio of 2:1. Add small expanded clay, perlite or just Styrofoam peanuts. Buy additionally some drainage, such as concrete block, only large. Will fit small fragments of pottery or broken brick red.
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Select low pot type bowls. The root system is shallow tolstyanok, they do not need deep dishes. If you want to plant the cuttings, take a small pot to quickly develop a green top, and not the roots. When the plant is visibly growing, transplant it into a pot. Jade, growing up, becoming massive and heavy wood, so it needs a substantial pot. Put on the bottom drainage layer 3-4 cm, and then pour the soil.
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Crassula are easily propagated by cuttings and fallen leaves. Dry them before planting in rooting within one to two days, and then lay on the ground and just sprinkle the earth. Not zaglubljaja plant too much in the ground and not pour. No need to put the cuttings or leaves in water to grow roots. Simply place into the soil and lightly moisten the soil. First, the money tree is going to need support, so put a close support. Re-pot Mature plants every two years. Adult crassula grows quite slowly, increasing gradually in length and in width.
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Give the money tree a beautiful shape by prisypanija. This procedure is necessary to shorten too long shoots and cause them to branch. Gently tsepinite leaf, over which grows a branch when she'll grow 2-3 pairs of leaves. In addition, remove any branches that had started to form below the main branches.
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Water the jade in summer, sparingly, as the drying of the soil. In the winter, in the dormant period, reduce watering to a minimum. In the summer take out the plant in the fresh air. In winter crassula needs to cool the contents, the optimal temperature for it is 12-14° C. Provide bright light, jade is not afraid, even direct sunlight.
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