Crassula perfoliata subsp. coccinea - Giant Propeller Plant


Crassula perfoliata subsp. coccinea: 'Giant Propeller Plant', 'Airplane Plant', 'Scarlet Paintbrush', 'Keiserskroon'. Unique succulent with velvety oblong, sickle shaped leaves. New growth in center is gray green changing to chartreuse yellow green as the leaves grow and age. Bright orange-red flowers stalks rise to 18" in summer. Full sun to part shade. Excellent houseplant. Needs good drainage. Tender soft succulent - not frost hardy.

Some Soft Succulents may be poisonous if ingested

What You Receive

One order = one 2.0" container OR one 3.5" container

Primary Color / Secondary Color

Yellow green / gray green

Maximum Height

12' tall

Maximum Spread

12' wide

Ideal Light Conditions

Full Sun - bright shade


Zone 9b, 10, 11

Color - Primary


Color - Secondary


Bloom Color

Orange Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 9 (20F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Filtered / Partial Sun

Maximum Height


Growth Habit / Shape

Vertical Grower / Tall Stem

Product Format

2.0" Pot

Recommended Purpose

House or Office Plant

Special Characteristic

Keeps Color Year-round