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Kalanchoe pumila Quicksilver

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Wantirna
C4
Size: 14cm
Available: 16
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.25 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.87 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Kalanchoe pumila Quicksilver Flower Dust Plant, Succulent,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Succulents & Cacti Shrub Like

Description:
Hardy succulent with grey foliage that matures to maroon and clusters of small mauve flowers in Winter. Great for hanging pots, rockeries and under trees. Grows approx 80cm tall x 80cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
60cm-1m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Remove the flowers after they finish and trim the plants if necessary. Feed in Spring with with a slow release fertiliser. Pest and disease problems are minimal, as with most succulents. As Kalanchoe Quicksilver are in the succulent family they require minimal watering, every couple of weeks is sufficient.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Crassulaceae Africa

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Burgundy, Grey, Silver
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: TBA
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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