-About Kalanchoe Eriophylla (4 inch)-
Kalanchoe eriophylla, also known as the Snow White Panda Plant, is a distinctive succulent native to Madagascar. Belonging to the Crassulaceae family and the Kalanchoe genus, The Snow White Panda Plant's unique features include lanceolate to spatulate leaves covered in silvery-white hairs, creating a velvety texture. During its active growth phase, the leaves intensify in color, and the plant produces clusters of bell-shaped, pale pink to lavender flowers in late winter to early spring. The plant maintains a compact size, reaching around 12 inches, making it suitable for various settings, including pots and rock gardens.
-How to care for Kalanchoe Eriophylla (4 inch)-
Sunlight/Location: Thrives in bright, indirect sunlight, requiring filtered light in spring and summer and more direct sunlight in fall and winter. Rotate occasionally for even sunlight exposure.
Water: Low to moderate water needs; allow soil to dry completely between watering. Water deeply but infrequently to prevent root rot. Adjust watering frequency based on environmental conditions.
Soil/Top Dressings: Requires well-draining soil, such as a cactus or succulent mix, and a pot with drainage holes. Top dressings like pebbles can enhance moisture retention.
Planter: Opt for breathable materials like terracotta for pots with adequate drainage. Choose a size that allows for growth without risking overwatering
Propagation: Can be propagated through stem or leaf cuttings in well-draining soil mix during spring or early summer.
Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted during the growing season, every 4-6 weeks. Avoid fertilizing during fall and winter.
Disease: Hardy but susceptible to overwatering-related issues. Ensure proper drainage, address pests promptly, and apply fungicide if needed.
Primary color: white, green
Secondary color: white
Bloom color: pink
Cold hardiness: zone 10a-11b (from 30F to 50F)
Product format: 4" pot
Suitability: balcony, Window, Garden
Propagation: leaf cutting, stem cuttings