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Is this a succulent? If yes, what is it?

Posted by chicagardens 10 (My Page) on
Fri, Feb 28, 14 at 19:42

Got this clipping today from a friend.


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RE: Is this a succulent? If yes, what is it?

  • Posted by tapla z5b-6a mid-MI (My Page) on
    Fri, Feb 28, 14 at 21:09

Yes - a succulent. Kalanchoe thrysifolias

Al


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thx, i just looked that up and it doesn't seem to match. i actually have the one you mentioned, it has a dusty powder, right? i got some from my mom. this one has none at all. when i first saw it, i thought it was a type of jade.


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RE: Is this a succulent? If yes, what is it?

Looks like Cotyledon macrantha to me.


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  • Posted by tapla z5b-6a mid-MI (My Page) on
    Sat, Mar 1, 14 at 0:59

Take a peek at the link & see if you still don't think it a match.

Al

Here is a link that might be useful: Ck this out


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RE: Is this a succulent? If yes, what is it?

Yes, I agree with the Cotyledon ID.


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First I was reminded of Kalanchoe synsepala, haha, but that certainly is not it! Cotyledon ID is totally on-point.


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Yes, hanzrobo! That is exactly what I have. I looked up some images and this is exactly what the plant looks like.

I'm so excited! Can't wait to plant it. :)


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RE: Is this a succulent? If yes, what is it?

Tapla- thx for the info and link, now I know what my other plant is called :) the clipping I received today is Cotyledon macrantha.


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Full name: Cotyledon orbiculata v. oblonga 'Macrantha' =)


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thx rosemariero- i'm trying to be good and keep track of names and what i have. :)

i do love it! seems very strudy for my black thumb. :)

Photo credited here


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