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Flapjack 'Desert Rose'

Kalanchoe luciae (K. thyrsiflora) 'Desert Rose'
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Unusual succulent forms a dense clump of large, round, paddle-shaped leaves. Blue-green foliage takes on a rose-red margin in hot or cold weather. Great choice for containers or a waterwise landscape.

Plant with Hen & Chicks


  • Landscape Size: 1'-2' tall, 1'-2' wide
  • Light Requirement: Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
  • Water Needs: Low 
  • USDA Zone: 9a
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Clumping
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Attributes: Waterwise, Deer Resistant

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

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Performs best in well-drained soil. Allow soil to dry in between watering. Tolerates little watering most of the year, performs best with more frequent watering during our hot, dry summers. Protect from frost.



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