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Botanical Name: Kalanchoe blossfeldiana
Common Name(s): Flaming Katy, Florist Kalanchoe
Categories: Shrubs and Perennials
Kalanchoe is herbaceous, glabrous, bushy, evergreen and perennial succulent plant. They can reach 30-45cm in height and their spread is between 10-50cm. Kalanchoe have a slow growth rate and flowering time is early spring. They originate from Madagascar and belong to the Crassulaceae family. They are commonly known as, Flaming Katy or Florist Kalanchoe.
Synonym: Kalanchoe globulifera var. coccinea
Botanical Pronunciation: kal-un-KOH-ee
Good container plant , Showy flower
Soil: Kalanchoe is a succulent plant and will do well in soil that provides good water drainage.
Light: Kalanchoe will need plenty of sunlight. When kept indoors place them in a north-facing window during winter. In summer keep them in bright indirect light or east/west facing window.
Water: Allow your plant to dry out completely between watering. Never let your Kalanchoe stand in water as they are prone to root rot. Reduce watering during winter months.
30-50cm * 10-30cm