Cactus and Succulents forum→Crassula Ovata leaves falling off

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May 23, 2020 5:38 AM CST
The leaves of my gollum succulent (crassula ovata) have been rapidly falling off the past few days and I'm very confused as to why
Should I be watering it more? I water it once the top inch or so of the soil dries & it's planted in perlite mixed soil
The stem also seems to be cracking which I'm also confused about

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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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May 23, 2020 10:52 AM CST
Do you take the plastic liner pot out of the decorative pot to allow drainage?
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May 23, 2020 11:26 AM CST
DaisyI said:Do you take the plastic liner pot out of the decorative pot to allow drainage?

yeah i do Smiling whenever i water i always take the pot out & empty the decorative one so there's no standing water

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