Kalanchoe tomentosa

Native to Madagascar, Panda Plants are bushy, evergreen succulent plants that grow to about 30-40cm tall. They produce grey-green fleshy foliage with brown margins and furry texture. They have striking bell-shaped, maroon flowers atop a tall flower spike produced in spring. They are hardy, and have beautiful foilage, making them a fantastic addition to gardens, rockeries and collections.

Common Name: Panda Plant, Bunny Ears

Height: Grows to about 50cm tall.

Light: Full sun to partial shade

Water: Water during the summer and spring, making sure it has good drainage. Reduce water in the winter to monthly. Excess water can damage the plant.

Flowers: Produces a 30-50cm tall flower spike with maroon bell-shaped flowers.

Propagation: From stem cuttings or leaf cuttings during spring- autumn.

Care: Keep in either a pot, planter or garden bed, in good quality, well-draining soil. Very low-maintenance plant in suitable growing conditions.