Kalanchoe beauverdii - Black WidowRegular price $12.00
An unusual climbing succulent that will twist around anything it can grab onto. The entire plant is dark purple to black with long succulent leaves of various lengths. this succulent can grow up to 2.5 metres on a trellis and in the inter time adorns pretty bell shaped, grey/green to maroon flowers that emerge from a terminal bud.
Current Pot Size: 100mm
Synonyms: Black Widows Thrill, Beauverd’s Widow’s-Thrill
Endemic: Southern Madagascar
Light: Full Sun to Filtered Light - Category 1-3 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, mineral - Succulent mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, being a succulent these like dry spells between watering
Maintenance: Low, cut off flowers as soon as they finish blooming to encourage more blooms. Cut terminal flower bud once it emerges to continue foliage growth.