Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

Botanical Name: Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

Phonetic: kal-an-KOE-ee bloss-fel-Dee-ah-nuh

Common Name(s): Kalanchoe

Family: Crassulaceae
Origin: Madagascar
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial succulent
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple, scallop-edged
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Glossy green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Seasonal bloomer
Flower Color(s): Scarlet, pink, salmon, yellow

Exposure: Full sun to part shade
USDA: 10-12
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate:               
Height: 0.5-1.5 Feet
Spread:0.5-1.5 Feet
Hydrozone: Low
Pest/Diseases: Relatively pest free, mealy bugs, mites, scale, stem rot
Soil: Sandy, open, well-drained soils

Features: Drought tolerant, long bloom time
Uses: Containers, sunrooms, bright windowsills, porch, patio, houseplant

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