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Flaming katy     

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

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Flaming katy is a member of the Kalanchoe family. Its botanical name is Kalanchoe blossfeldiana.

Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Blaze orange and   Royal fuchsia and   Cadmium red. Leaves usually appear in   La Salle Green

It is a non-edible flower / succulent that typically grows as a perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more.

Normally grows with a forb-like habit.

Madagascar is believed to be where Flaming katy originates from.

Flaming katy is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Flaming katy have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Flaming katy

  • Partial Sun

  • Dappled Sun

  • Low

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun / dappled sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Flaming katy is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside.

See our list of companion Plants for Flaming katy to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Flaming katy from seed

Transplanting Flaming katy

Flaming katy is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

How long does Flaming katy take to grow?

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Other names for Flaming katy

Madagascar widow's-thrill, Kalanchoe, Kalanchoe hybrid

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana Poelln.

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