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Flaming Katy

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

Also known as

Christmas Kalanchoe, Florist Kalanchoe, Madagascar Widow's-Thrill, Widow's-Thrill

Photo by pink_hiba2 (All rights reserved)

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

12b

USDA zone

13°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

40cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Flaming Katy Overview

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana is a bushy, perennial succulent from the Crassulaceae family. It is a common houseplant, grown for the fleshy leaves and pretty flowers. This plant is sensitive to cold temperatures, grow indoors in frost-prone climates. Tubular scarlet flowers are produced in early spring. Hybrids come in a variety of flower colours, with reds and oranges being the most common.

Common problems with Flaming Katy

How to propagate Flaming Katy

Division

Offsets in spring

Seed

Special features of Flaming Katy

Attractive flowers

Indoor plant

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