This species of kalanchoe is native to Madagascar, often referred to as the mother of thousands, or Mexican hat plant. It has been widely used in folk medicine of several regions, including South Africa and South America, for its perceived healing properties.
LIGHT | Full sun
COLD TOLERANCE | 5º C
WATER | Water generously when soil is dry.
SOIL PH | NA
SOIL TYPE | Potting mix
FERTILIZER | Fish emulsion, kelp solution, worm casting, shrimp compost.
PROPAGATION METHODS | Leaf or stem cuttings
HUMIDITY LEVEL | Low
ACTIVE SEASON | Summer
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ROOTING CUTTINGS
Insert cutting into the soil (1" - .5" deep). When soil is dry, water the plant sparingly. Roots should form in the following two weeks. Plants should be in bright shade during the rooting period. To avoid leaves from getting burnt, acclimatize the plant to outdoors or full sun.