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Kalanchoe beharensis 'Fang'/Velvet Leaf, Felt Bush

Kalanchoe beharensis 'Fang' / Kalanchoe beharensis 'Fang'
Silvery-gray cactus-like foliage
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Silvery-gray cactus-like foliage

Another cultivar of this Kalanchoe

Striking, silvery-gray foliage

Terminal growth showing different ages of foliage

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Scientific Name: Kalanchoe beharensis 'Fang'
Common Name: Velvet Leaf, Felt Bush
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: Leaves covered with dense white hairs, the undersides are highly textured. It has many gnarly, fang-like protuberances on the undersides of the leaves. Although it can attain a height of over 6', it is a slow grower and may remain within 2'-3' for several years. Has drought resistance. Excellent choice for growing in containers.