Kalanchoe x houghtonii

$4.49
SKU:
SS5353

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Kalanchoe x houghtonii: A bryophyllum type Kalanchoe that's a hybrid of K. daigremontiiana x K. delagoensis. and 'Mother of Thousands'. This variety has opposite, narrow leaves that reach 3.0" to 6.0" long with margins that bear young plantlets. It is aggressively prolific and will choke out other plants around it.

Please Note: All parts of this plant are poisonous if ingested.

Soft succulents will not survive a hard frost, but if there is a risk of freezing temperatures they can be brought indoors to grow on a sunny window sill or under a grow light. They need great drainage and infrequent water to prevent rot. Pick containers with drainage holes and use well-draining cactus and succulent soil with 50% to 70% mineral grit such as coarse sand, pumice, or perlite. Water deeply enough for water to run out the drainage hole, then wait for the soil to fully dry before watering again.

This variety is easy to re-root from stem cuttings. Look to our Succulent Cuttings Guide for tips on succulent propagation.

Color - Primary

Purple / Black

Color - Secondary

Green / Lime

Bloom Color

White Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 10 (30F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Full Sun

Recommended Light Conditions

Filtered / Partial Sun

Maximum Height

Over 12"

Growth Habit / Shape

Vertical Grower / Tall Stem

Product Format

2.0" Pot

Special Characteristic

Hard to Kill

Special Characteristic

Fast Grower

Special Characteristic

Lots of Offsets

Special Characteristic

Easy to Propagate

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