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How to Care and Propagate Kalanchoe Plant

How to propagate Kalanchoe

Kalanchoe is a succulent flowering plant that is native to Madagascar. The plant produces small flowers with four pointed petals on each blossom. The flowers come in a wide range of colors, including red, orange, pink, violet and white. The plant is propagated by taking cuttings off the mother plant.Kalanchoe

How To Propagate Succulents Fast And Easy

How To Propagate Succulents Fast And Easy

How to propagate succulent from leaves. Propagating succulent from leaves is a simple task that requires few simple tips.Propagating succulents from leaves can be done all year around. However, in colder climate or in winters, it gives much better result.For example, you can try propagate four types of

Important factors for growing succulents

Important factors for growing succulents

The two most important things about succulents are:Direct sunlight—succulents must have several hours per day of direct sunlight. Indirect light, even bright light, just doesn’t do the job. Certain genera, such as Haworthia (photo, above, at Malone’s Greenhouse, Charlotte NC) and Gasteria, do pretty well with 3 or 4 hours of direct midday sun, and bright

How can succulents change color?

How can succulents change color?

Today succulents come with as many color as there are in nature, thanks to biotechnology and hybridization. There are succulents from the whitest white to almost black and every spectrum in between. However, what comes naturally in wild species is much more limited. This depends on the type of succulents, but the most commonly and ideally found color in

How To Grow Cactus Well

How To Grow Cactus Well

If your cactus do not have mealybugs, you can use horticultural oil sprayed in a strong squirt to get through the “cotton” to the insect below. Keep an eye on it, because mealybugs love succulents. Inspect the roots very carefully before potting up.Pots for cactusHave clean pots and dry cactus

Easiest Succulents For A Newbie

Easiest Succulents For A Newbie

Succulents are a lot of fun to grow both individually and grouped together in desert vignettes, using shallow bonsai dishes or ceramic bowls, driftwood, rocks, and gravel.Place the plants in your sunniest windows.While some, like Haworthia and Gasteria, do well with 3 hours of sun, the colorful ones, such as Echeveria and Graptopetalum, prefer at least 4 hours, and spiny

Succulents that can grow from seed and germinate

Succulents that can grow from seed and germinate

There are many different succulents speciesand different people might have different experience for various succulents and different growing conditions out there. Some of the easiest are:Buddha’s belly (Jathropa podagrica). This plant , like other jathropas, is very hardy, it requires little, and grows easily even in the poorest soil. Unlike other succulents, the seed itself is fairly large, about the

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