|1||Kalanchoe houghtonii - Succulent Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
This Kalanchoe is a hybrid of hybrid of Kalanchoe daigremontiana and Kalanchoe delagoensis, and it can be identified by the V-shaped leaves. It is a biennial erect, unbranching plant up to 30 inches in height.
Leaves are arched, boat-shaped, fleshy, tricornered, and emerald green to brownish-green in color, usually with purple splotches beneath and serrated margins. Plantlets are produced at the margins of mature plant leaves. Flowers are pendulous orange and pink in color.
|Plant Height||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Plant Spread||4 inch (10 cm)|
|Common Name||Mother of Millions Hybrid, Mother of Thousands, Mother of Thousands Houghtonii, Mexican Hat Plant, Good Luck Plant, Devils Backbone|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 3 feet|
|Flower Colour||Pink or orange|
|Bloom Time||Not defined|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Kalanchoe will produce tiny plantlets along the leaf margins that can be individually potted up.
Re-pot with the following proportions: 3 parts of potting soil, 1 part of grit (pumice), 1 part of the horticultural-grade sand, 1/2 part of the compost etc.
|Sunlight||Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.|
|Watering||Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer|
|Soil||Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.|
|Temperature||Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.|
Survivals and growers of the summer.