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A picture of a Flaming Katy

Flaming Katy

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

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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Overview

This bushy, perennial succulent is a common houseplant, sensitive to cold temperatures. 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

Propagation

Division

Offsets in spring

Seed

Special Features

Attractive flowers

Indoor plant

Pot plant