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Kalanchoe blossfeldiana
Interior Succulents

Kalanchoe is an easy, interior succulent plant grown for its attractive flowers. 

(Detailed plant information can be found at the bottom of the page.)
Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

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Kalanchoe blossfeldiana Plant Information

Scientific Name: Kalanchoe blossfeldiana
Common Name: kalanchoe
Family: Crassulaceae
Suggested Uses: interior pot plants, rotational color
Plant Form: rounded
Height: 1 - 2 feet
Spread: 1 foot
Foliage: succulent, broad and shiny green leaves with dentate margins
Flower: yellow, red, pink, or orange flowers in clusters carried above the foliage
Bloom Period: Winter
Light Requirement: medium exposure
Water: medium water requirement
Heat Tolerance: medium heat tolerance
Maintenance: may be forced into bloom any time of year by adjusting to 14 night hours for 6 weeks

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