Above the soil the plant was quite bushy and at least one-and-a-half-feet tall. Trina Coolman, Lansing A. best. share. Discussion in 'Indoor and Greenhouse Plants' started by rlynch6, Mar 2, 2008. rlynch6 Member. When there is a clear kink in the stem, you can straighten it out and bind up the damaged spot with a bit of cheesecloth. Transplant the jade plant to a larger container if the soil is drying out too quickly and the plant begins to droop, all signs that it has outgrown the container it is in. If your jade plant has grown for a long time without pruning, it will resemble an overgrown bush. The same goes for when your jade plant spends a lot of time in the heat. A drooping situation in just one part of the plant is a strong hint that the stem is the problem. Jade Plant Drooping. This is why many gardeners have to wait for a long time to see it bloom. Water a Jade Plant every time the top inch (2.5 cm) of its soil is dries out. If the lower leaves on your Jade Plant are shriveling up and then falling off, check the soil. Log in or sign up to leave a comment Log In Sign Up. What does an overwatered jade plant look like? I saw a large jade plant, or possibly two plants in the same big pot, as part of an exhibit at a flower show. They grow much like small shrubs or trees, with thick stems and fleshy leaves sprouting from the branches. You will also notice the jade plant leaves turning yellow and drooping. Jade plants are popular succulents, both as easy-care houseplants and also outdoors in regions where it never freezes. Jade plants flower when they are about 5 to 8 years old. no … Sort by. My jade plant has grown beautifully for four years but now some of the stems are rotting and falling over. If your jade plant spends a lot of time in temperatures that are too cold for it, it will start drooping and shriveling. The best temperatures for this plant are between 65°F (18°C) to 75°F (24°C). When you feel the leaves they will be soft and soggy to touch and … Its popularity as a houseplant is initially rose due to the fact that it needs very little care to survive and can endure in most indoor conditions. 1/2. hide. Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 Location: longmont, co. My jade plant was lush and beautiful. Plants that are not receiving enough water often shed their leaves rapidly. This is how jade plants are. Although jade plants are known to be simple to grow and hard to damage, they may need some special care if they start drooping. save. Flowering is usually a sign of plant age. I water once a week same time every week with this plant. If it is completely dry, water your plant thoroughly. 100% Upvoted. They flower very rarely. More importantly, indoor plants never bloom, so you need to be ready for this if you keep your jade plant indoors. It just started drooping within the last week or so. Q. 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