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Kalanchoe daigremontianaBotanical Name:
Kalanchoe daigremontiana

Common Name:
Mother of Thousands

General Information:
This incredibly easy-to-propagate plant is easy to care for, and does well in homes and offices.

Light Requirements:
Indoors:  bright, direct sunlight.  Outdoors:  filtered shade.

Water Requirements:
Keep soil moist, except in winter when the soil should be allowed to dry between waterings.

Temperature Requirements:
Spring to Fall:  70 – 90ºF (21 – 32ºC)
Winter:  50 – 70ºF (10 – 21ºC)

Soil & Fertilizer Requirements:
Plant in standard potting soil.  Fertilize from spring to midwinter with houseplant food.  Do not fertilize from late winter to early spring.

Longevity & Propagation:
Kalanchoe will only live for 2-3 years unless propagated.  Propagate by taking stem cuttings from plants that are more than 2 years old, or by collecting and potting the tiny offsets that fall from the parent plant’s leaves.