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Kalanchoe can be annuals, biennials, perennials, shrubs or trees, with succulent, simple or pinnately lobed foliage and tubular or bell-shaped flowers with four lobes
K. manginii is a succulent perennial with pendent branches bearing spoon-shaped leaves and panicles of tubular urn-shaped red flowers 2.5cm in length in spring
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or East-facing
pHNeutral, Alkaline, Acid
Time to ultimate height
Grow under glass in a loam-based potting compost with additional perlite, sharp sand or grit in full light with good ventilation. Water moderately throughout the year but more sparingly in winter. In the growing season feed a balanced liquid fertiliser 2 or 3 times
Propagate by seed sown at 19 - 21ºC in early spring or by offsets
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Patio & Container Plants
Pruning No pruning required
Pests May be attacked by mealybugs and aphids
Powdery mildews and a rust may be a problem
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