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Kalanchoe orgyalis
Common Name: Copper Spoons Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

Kalanchoe orgyalis is much-branched slow growing shrub that can reach up to 6 feet tall but is more often seen as a smaller plant. It has spathulate ovate leaves that fold upward from the middle and are a bronze to gray color on the underside while the top side is felted with fine cinnamon coloured hairs that eventually age to the same colour as the lower surface. In the late winter to early spring appear the bright yellow flowers in terminal clusters at the branch tips.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar

Native Habitat:
This plant is native to rocks and dry soils in southern and southwestern Madagascar.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height4-6' Bloom TimeWinter
Spread4-6' FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple Silver
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry Stem ColourWhite
Hardiness9b-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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