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Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra - Succulent Plant

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It has the clump-forming habit.

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1Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra - Succulent Plant
23 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
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About Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra

The leaves are velvety and somewhat olive-green colored.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height3 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 care

  • Keep 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

    Ornamental Use:

    • Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    How to grow Kalanchoe?

    Kalanchoe is grown by seed and cuttings. Consider the following points to grow a plant.  1. Sunlight- 4-6 hours of natural direct bright sunlight is required.  2. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well-drained, fertile and nutrient-rich. 3. Water-Water the plant when 3-4 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch.  4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing spring season(January-March). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com 

    Will Kalanchoe rebloom?

    Yes, being a perennial plant Kalanchoe will rebloom.

    How to take care Kalanchoe?

    1. Sunlight- 4-6 hours of natural direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well-drained, fertile and nutrient-rich. 3. Water-Water the plant when 3-4 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer once a month. 5. When plant overgrows in the current pot or after every 2 -3 years change the pot and preferably in June-July. 

    What is Kalanchoe plant good for?

    Kalanchoe is a popular flowering plant known for its attractive flowers.

    Is Kalanchoe a succulent?

    Yes, Kalanchoe is a succulent plant.

    When do Kalanchoe flower?

    In late winter(December-January) to spring (February-March)season.

    Can Kalanchoe grow in water?

    You can Grow your Kalanchoe in well-drained soil.

    Can Kalanchoe take full sun?

    Yes, Kalanchoe requires direct sunlight for 4-6 hrs a day especially in the morning.

    How often should Kalanchoe be watered?

    Water your Kalanchoe plant when the upper layer of soil(3-4 inches) feels dry to touch.

    Is Kalanchoe perennial?

    Yes, Kalanchoe is a perennial plant.

    Are Kalanchoe indoor plants?

    No, they require direct sunlight for 4-6 hrs a day for flowering and healthy growth.

    Why are my Kalanchoe leaves turning yellow?

    The main reasons Kalanchoe leaves turning yellow are as follows. 1.Due to overwatering or less watering to plant. 2.plant does not get proper sunlight. 3.Lack of Nutrient. 4.Disease infestation.

    Is Kalanchoe a cactus?

    No, Kalanchoe is a succulent plant.

    Can Kalanchoe be grown outside?

    Yes, Kalanchoe can be grown outside at a location receiving direct sunlight for 4-6 hrs a day and indirect bright light for rest of the time.

    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 attacks like thrips, mites and leaf rollers. Maybe 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 requires direct sunlight for 4-6 hrs a day and indirect bright light for rest of the day.

    Why is my Kalanchoe not blooming?

    Kalanchoe is a flowering succulent and requires at least 4-6 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(February-March) season. However, some plants may show flowering during summer(April-June) 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(temp-7.2 to 18.3) but not the very harsh winter and chilling temperatures. Take Kalanchoe indoor in such conditions.

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