This product contains
|1||Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra - Succulent Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra
The leaves are velvety and somewhat olive-green colored.
|Plant Height||3 inch (8 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||3 inch (8 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra |
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 10 inches|
|Flower Colour ||Not defined|
|Bloom Time ||Not defined|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careKeep in a bright sunny location.
Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.
Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.
Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra care
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions:
3 parts of potting soil,
1 part of grit (pumice),
1 part of the horticultural-grade sand,
1/2 part of the compost etc.
|Sunlight ||Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.|
|Watering ||Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer|
|Soil ||Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.|
|Temperature ||Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.|
Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra special feature
Survivals and growers of the summer.
Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra uses
- Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens
Frequently Asked Questions
How to grow Kalanchoe?
Kalanchoe are flowering succulents. They require plenty of light; direct sunlight of 3-6 hrs a day especially in morning and indirect bright light for rest of the day. Apply water when soil in the pot (3-4 inch) feels dry to touch. Do not over water the plant. Soil in the pot should be well drained.
Will Kalanchoe rebloom?
Yes, being a perennial plant it will rebloom.
How to take care Kalanchoe?
They require plenty of light; direct sunlight of 3-6 hrs a day especially in morning and indirect bright light for rest of the day. Apply water when soil in the pot (3-4 inch) feels dry to touch. Do not over water the plant. Soil in the pot should be well drained.
What is Kalanchoe plant good for?
Kalanchoe are popular flowering plants known for their attractive flowers.
Is Kalanchoe a succulent?
Yes, Kalanchoe is a succulent plant.
When do Kalanchoe flower?
In late winter to spring season.
Can Kalanchoe grow in water?
Grow your Kalanchoe in well drained soil.
Can Kalanchoe take full sun?
Yes, Kalanchoe require direct sunlight for 3-6 hrs a day especially in the morning.
How often should Kalanchoe be watered?
Water your Kalanchoe plant when soil in the pot (3-4 inch) feels dry to touch.
Is Kalanchoe perennial?
Yes, Kalanchoe is a perennial plant.
Are Kalanchoe indoor plants?
No they require a direct sunlight for 3-6 hrs a day for flowering and healthy growth.
Why are my Kalanchoe leaves turning yellow?
Over watering leading to root rot or lack of nutrients are two main culprits for Kalanchoe leaves turning yellow.
Is Kalanchoe a cactus?
No, it is a succulent plant.
Can Kalanchoe be grown outside?
Yes, Kalanchoe cam be grown outside at a location receiving direct sunlight for 3-6 hrs a day and indirect bright light for rest of the time.
When does Kalanchoe bloom?
Late Winter to spring is the blooming season of Kalanchoe plant.
Can Kalanchoe be rooted in water?
Yes, Kalanchoe cuttings can be rooted in water.
Should Kalanchoe be deadheaded?
Yes, deadheading should be done to promote more blooming. Give a plant break from fertilizer and reduce watering after deadheading for around a month.
What is Kalanchoe in english?
Kalanchoe is known as Kalanchoe in English.
Why do Kalanchoe leaves curl?
Kalanchoe leaves curl due to insect attack like thrips, mites and leaf rollers. May be you are keeping the soil of Kalanchoe plant moist all the time attracting insects to damp conditions.
Why are my Kalanchoe flowers drooping?
Overwatering or underwatering can be the reson behind this. Make sure you apply water to Kalanchoe plant when soil (3-4 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch.
Will Kalanchoe grow in shade?
No, Kalanchoe is a flowering plant and require direct sunlight for 3-6 hrs a day and indirect bright light for rest of the day.
Why is my Kalanchoe not blooming?
kalanchoe is a flowering succulent and require at least 3-6 hrs of sunlight a day. make sure the plant is getting required sunlight. Also, apply any organic fertilizer once a month for healthy growth.
Do Kalanchoe bloom all summer?
Natural season for Kalanchoe blooming is Spring season. However, some plants may show flowering during summer season but not by all.
What to do when flowers die Kalanchoe?
Cut the died flowers and reduce watering plants for about a month and again resume care as suggested.
Can Kalanchoe survive winter?
Yes, Kalanchoe can survive winter but not the very harsh winter and chilling temperatures. Take Kalanchoe indoor in such conditions.
Wednesday, 18 March 2020
Nice plant without any damages????
Monday, 02 March 2020
I am staying in Bangalore so delivery time may damage the plant?
Wednesday, 05 February 2020
Really nice and I have never seen anything like this before ...
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