Posted April 26, 2009 by Cathy in Pearl Bell Kalanchoes. Tagged: Pearl Bell Kalanchoes. 8 Comments
Pearl Bell Kalanchoes has bell like shape blooms, very pretty blooming succulent.
An easy houseplant to grow, bright light, water when soil is dry. They tend to bloom more often when day light is shorter.
Posted by Tatyana on April 27, 2009 at 5:58 am
Never seen before! I like it more than that one with red-orange flowers. Thank you, Cathy!
Posted by Cathy on April 27, 2009 at 1:30 pm
It is pretty I think, thank you Tatyana.
Posted by flowergardengirl on April 27, 2009 at 6:57 pm
Pretty. It is a very different bloom and it seems to have purple and pink as it ages.
Posted by Cathy on April 27, 2009 at 7:21 pm
Yeah I did notice the two colors on it which is very different.
Posted by Lindsey on October 29, 2009 at 12:34 pm
Thank you for posting this! I bought one of these cute little succeluents at Longwood gardens when my horticutlure club went there for a trip and even my proffesor had never head of it. This is the only place I founf that had any information on it!
Posted by Sunil on January 7, 2010 at 1:02 pm
Hi, would you have any idea why mine are not blooming since Sept. Thanks
Posted by Cathy on January 8, 2010 at 4:24 am
Pearl Bell Kalanchoes should not be watered too often and don’t care for direct sun or too much light, they actually prefer medium indirect lighting.
Pearl Bells is in the madagascar family of succulents, and their foliage stores water. Feed kalanchoes fish emulsions once a month, add a half teaspoon
with one cup of water. Also make sure soil for kalanchoes is a succulent soil it must be well drained. Kalanchoes tends to bloom when day light is shorten,
such as winter season. Also many people don’t realize the stale air in homes keeps plants and succulents from thriving, try to use a small fan to circulate the
air above the plant. The length of daylight should equal the length of darkness to encourage blooming. Always pinch off blooms once blooms die. I hope this information will help you.
Posted by Victoria on April 30, 2010 at 5:02 am
4/29/10 Just purchased this beautiful and interesting plant today. Have spent hours searching the internet for information on “the care and feeding of”. Your site is the only one that has been helpful. Thanks so much.
Victoria Lynn, MA
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