Kalanchoe pumilla

Kalanchoe Pumilla is also known as the Flower Dust Plant. This succulent is native to Madagascar and is obovate shaped. Belonging to the family of Crassulaceae, you will see the plant becoming dormant in winter. It can grow up to 12 inches tall and has fleshy leaves.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of the plant is extremely slow and it can take about a year for the succulent to reach a height of 8 inches.

Flowering

Be ready to be showered with colorful and long-lasting flowers during the winter and spring seasons. These flowers are pink-violet.

Watering and Feeding

From fall to winter, watering should be moderate. Reduce watering in summers. Use liquid fertilizer to feed bi-weekly only during the season of growth.

Soil

Not much effort is needed to prepare the soil mix. Arrange a potting soil mix and you are good to grow your Kalanchae Pumilla.

Hardiness

Kalanchoe Pumilla is extremely winter hardy and can survive zones 9a through 11b. If the succulent is kept at a temperature of 12° C (54° F), it will experience the most wholesome growth ever. Remember its frost tolerance of 3.9° C (25° F).

Light

If you plant the succulent outdoors, plant it in an area that receives at least 6 hours of direct sunlight. Place the container next to a Southern facing window in a room with ample sunlight access if you are growing the plant indoors.

Propagation

The highest success rate of propagation is through stem cuttings. Use a sterile knife or scissors when you take out the stem from the main plant.

The Flower Dust Plant has an unsaid gift of stealing your heart from the very first moment that it meets the eye. Beware of its stunning and attractive looks!

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Late winter to early spring.
Botanical Name Kalanchoe pumilla
Common Name Dwarf kalanchoe
Dormancy Summer
Family Crassulaceae
Flower Color Pink
Growth Habit Obovate in shape
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11b
Mature Size (8 In)
Native Area Madagascar
Resistance 5°c
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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Kalanchoe pumilla

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Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Kalanchoe Pumilla is also known as the Flower Dust Plant. This succulent is native to Madagascar and is obovate shaped. Belonging to the family of Crassulaceae, you will see the plant becoming dormant in winter. It can grow up to 12 inches tall and has fleshy leaves.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of the plant is extremely slow and it can take about a year for the succulent to reach a height of 8 inches.

Flowering

Be ready to be showered with colorful and long-lasting flowers during the winter and spring seasons. These flowers are pink-violet.

Watering and Feeding

From fall to winter, watering should be moderate. Reduce watering in summers. Use liquid fertilizer to feed bi-weekly only during the season of growth.

Soil

Not much effort is needed to prepare the soil mix. Arrange a potting soil mix and you are good to grow your Kalanchae Pumilla.

Hardiness

Kalanchoe Pumilla is extremely winter hardy and can survive zones 9a through 11b. If the succulent is kept at a temperature of 12° C (54° F), it will experience the most wholesome growth ever. Remember its frost tolerance of 3.9° C (25° F).

Light

If you plant the succulent outdoors, plant it in an area that receives at least 6 hours of direct sunlight. Place the container next to a Southern facing window in a room with ample sunlight access if you are growing the plant indoors.

Propagation

The highest success rate of propagation is through stem cuttings. Use a sterile knife or scissors when you take out the stem from the main plant.

The Flower Dust Plant has an unsaid gift of stealing your heart from the very first moment that it meets the eye. Beware of its stunning and attractive looks!

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Late winter to early spring.
Botanical Name Kalanchoe pumilla
Common Name Dwarf kalanchoe
Dormancy Summer
Family Crassulaceae
Flower Color Pink
Growth Habit Obovate in shape
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11b
Mature Size (8 In)
Native Area Madagascar
Resistance 5°c
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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