Kalanchoe plants are thick leaved succulents that are often seen in florist shops or garden centres. Most end up as potted plants but areas that can mimic their native land of Madagascar can grow them outdoors.
||Kalanchoe (Any Color) - Plant
||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of any colored flower. While usually grown as a house plant, the succulent perennials of the Kalanchoe family can grow outside in regions with warm or mild winters.
Dense clusters of tiny fragrant yellow flowers appear in spring on this vigorous, easy to grow ground cover. After blooming is finished enjoy the silvery coloured, evergreen leaves.
||12 inch (30 cm)
||7 inch (18 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Maximum Reachable Height
||3 to 5 feet
Planting and care
While usually grown as a house plant, the succulent perennials of the Kalanchoe family can grow outside in regions with warm or mild winters. The more light, the denser the foliage and the more numerous the blooms.
||Bright, sunny locations, especially in the summer growing season.
||An ordinary potting soil mix is fine.
||25 to 40 degrees C
||Feed bi-weekly in the summer with a liquid fertilizer, or use slow-release pellets.
Kalanchoe special feature
- The plant is used outdoor and indoor living room
- In traditional medicine, Kalanchoe species have been used to treat ailments such as infections, rheumatism and inflammation
- Kalanchoe extracts also have immunosuppressive effects
- Kalanchoe pinnata has been recorded in Trinidad and Tobago as being used as a traditional treatment for hypertension