Scientific name: Kalanchoe marnieriana
Common name: Marnier’s Kalanchoe
There are thin round leaves that group up a tall, vertical stem. The leaves are facing each other as they grow up. The leaves turn pink when they are stressed. It adds great height to container gardens.
Quick Look at Kalanchoe marnieriana
- Partial sun to partial shade
- Typical water needs for a succulent
- Plant grows up to 18″ (46 cm) tall
Plant grows up to 36″ (91 cm) wide
- Zone 9a (Minimum 20° F | -6.7° C)
- Not cold hardy
- Propagation by stem cuttings
- Can be toxic to humans and animals
- Summer Dormant
General Care for Kalanchoe marnieriana “Marnier’s Kalanchoe”
There are red bell-shaped flowers that bloom in the winter. It is attractive to slugs and snails when grown outside. Egg-shells or diatomaceous earth can be used around the base of the plant to prevent pests from attacking the leaves.
There is a typical watering needs for a Succulent. The “soak and dry” method will allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.
Where to Plant
If you live in a zone that gets colder than 20 F, it’s best to plant this succulent in a container that can be brought indoors. It grows well in partial sun to partial shade and can be grown indoors.
How to Propagate Kalanchoe marnieriana “Marnier’s Kalanchoe”
Kalanchoe marnieriana “Marnier’s Kalanchoe” can be grown from stem cells.
Use a sterile, sharp knife or pair of scissors to grow “Marnier’s Kalanchoe”. Allow the main plant’s stem to callous for several days before placing it in well-draining soil. Water whenever the soil has dried out.