Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra - Succulent Plant
Kalanchoe tomentosa nigra - Succulent Plant– 1 pc
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Kalanchoe tomentosa (Panda Plant)- Succulent Plant
About Plant- Kalanchoe tomentoso is a beautiful succulent shrub, up to 3.3 feet (1 m) tall, with erect, basally woody stems and fleshy furry leaves. The leaves are green with brown spots on margins and at tips, up to 3.2 inches (8 cm) long and 1 inch (2.5 cm) wide. Flowers are small, green, yellow-brown to purple, and appear in summer atop long stalks.
Kalanchoe Tomentosa Plant Care
Light- Chocolate soldier plants appreciate bright, indirect light. Kalanchoe tomentonsa does not do well in direct sun and is susceptible to leaf burn.
Water- Chocolate soldier plants can be characterized as having low water needs. Allow the soil to dry out thoroughly between waterings, especially in the winter months when the plant is dormant.
Soil- Chocolate soldier plants require dry, well-draining soil. A cactus or succulent soil mix is sufficient for chocolate soldier plants.
Temperature and Humidity- This Plant like humidity. They enjoy dry conditions! The average household humidity is perfect for these succulents.
Fertilizing- Regular fertilizing is not necessary for chocolate soldier plants. However, fertilizing once at the beginning of the growing season (spring months) can help to encourage strong growth.
|Botanical Name||Kalanchoe tomentonsa|
|Common Name||Chocolate soldier plant, panda plant, pussy ears, velvet leaf kalanchoe, plush plant, whitel ady, teddyb ear cactus, cocoon plant.|
|Mature Size||2.6 feet tall|
|Sun Exposure||Bright, filtered light.|
|Soil pH||6.1 - 7.8|