Kalanchoe thrysiflora ‘Fantastic’ PP21945

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Description

Flower Color:
Type: Succulent
Habit: Upright
Foliage: Green and Red
Heat Tolerance: Excellent
Patented: Yes
Uses: Yes
Height:
Flower Timing:
Brand: Fantastic Gardens
Rooted or Unrooted? unrooted

KALANCHOE

Light Levels: Full sun to part shade

Foot candles: 5000-7500

Day temperature: 68 to 85 F (20 to 29 C)

Night temperature: 58 to 75 F (14 to 24 C)

Watering: Do not over-water. Kalanchoe favor dry conditions once roots are well established. Allow soil to dry completely between irrigation.

Media: Use well-drained soil mix. EC = 0.5 to 0.75 in peat with sand/perlite mix.

Ph: 5.6 – 6.2

Fertilizer: 100-150 ppm nitrogen

Pinching: Pinching will promote branching. It may also delay the finish time.

Pests: Standard practices. Pests to watch for are aphids, mealybugs and spider mites

Disease: Keeping the plants dry will emiminate most of the potential for disease

Succulents are sensitive to pesticides & fungicides. Trial applications on smaller groups of plants before are recommended.

 

Propagation

Rooting time: 4-5 weeks

Mist: 7-10 days at a light interval

Rooting Hormone: not necessary

Media Temperature: 70 – 75 F

Notes: Be careful of overmisting

4 or 5-inch 6-8 wks 1

Gallon 7-9 wks 3

 

Additional information

Brand

David Fell, Fantastic Gardens

Flower Type

Succulent

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