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Kalanchoe thyrsiflora/Kalanchoe

Kalanchoe thyrsiflora / Kalanchoe thyrsiflora
Heavy colorful foliage in shades of gray, silver and green
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Heavy colorful foliage in shades of gray, silver and green

Pinkish-red margined leaves

Nice container plant

Striking color in foliage

Mature specimen with floral stalk

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Scientific Name: Kalanchoe thyrsiflora
Common Name: Kalanchoe
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Winter
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Suitable for containers both indoors and out. This succulent with fleshy oval red-margined, light green leaves has fragrant, yellow flowers in winter and spring. Should be kept relatively dry, except during summer when it is kept moist as it is flowering and growing. Mother plant gives birth to pups after flowering and then dies.