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Scientific Name: Kalanchoe tomentosa
Pronunciation: kal-un-KOH-ee toh-men-TOH-suh
Common Name: panda plant
Family Name: Crassulaceae
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant, Succulent or Cacti
Key ID Features: Leaves sessile and densely covered in fuzzy felt.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293

Habit: Upright
Form: Oval - vertical
Texture: Coarse
Mature Size:
Height:0.7 - 1.3m
Spread:0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Africa (Madagascar)
Hardiness Rating: Zone 10: (-1 to 4 C)
Soil/ Growing Medium: Well-drained
Water Use: Low
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant (Caution: poisonous parts)
Additional Info: Google
panda plant
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Opposite, Sessile
Texture/ Venation: Succulent
Surfaces: Tomentose
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Oblong
Apices: Acute
Margins: Entire
Additional Info: toxic to cats and dogs

Inflorescence Type:
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:4
Corolla Shape:Funnelform
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): Not showy, Silver, Red, Green, Yellow, Dark-red
Flower Time at Peak: May, Jun

Fruit Type: Follicle
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Jul, Aug
Additional Info: Accessory tissue
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Succulent leaves

Propagation: Softwood cuttings
Plant Care:
Optimal Temp.: Medium indoor temperature
Light Level:High indoor light level
Maintenance:Low maintenance plant
Pest Susceptibility: Root rot, ( Pest resistant )
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