What are the different colors of Kalanchoe? Amazing Colors of Kalanchoe succulents - Gardening World


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Sunday, February 7, 2021

What are the different colors of Kalanchoe? Amazing Colors of Kalanchoe succulents


Kalanchoe are amazing succulents that are becoming widely popular as houseplants. It is a huge group of flowering succulents. They belong to the family Crassulaceae and are native to Madagascar. They are great houseplants that do not demand a lot of attention and care from you. Even people who lack a green thumb can manage to grow and maintain Kalanchoe succulents.

They come in a variety of attractive textures, shapes, sizes, and colors.  Interestingly, they do not only have an attractive foliage, but they also produce beautiful and colorful flowers. People who love plants for their bright and beautiful colors will surely fall in love with Kalanchoe succulents.  If you are looking for houseplants that can spruce up your space, you must consider growing Kalanchoe succulents. Due to their spectacular shapes and colors, they can be often seen in homes, offices, and wedding decorations. These succulents are a great choice to give a much-needed spark to your place.

Luckily, Kalanchoes have a range of different flower colors and you can pick a Kalanchoe of your favorite color. If you want a cute yellow display you can choose yellow varieties of Kalanchoe blossfeldiana or if you are looking for red blooms you can go for red flowering Kalanchoe blossfeldiana.

Among all Kalanchoe succulents, Kalanchoe blossfeldiana is the most famous succulent that offers a range of bloom colors. Kalanchoe blossfeldiana has different varieties that produce yellow, orange, red, pink, lavender, golden and white flowers. So, you can choose your favorite color from its several variants and add into your indoor and outdoor gardens. They can also be used in landscape gardening and succulent gardens.

Here, I will share with you a few amazing Kalanchoe groups that come in a variety of beautiful colors.

1. Pink Kalanchoes

Pink is a favorite color of many people particularly girls. You can find several Kalanchoes with beautiful pink flowers. Adding these beautiful flowering succulents will give an amazing pink display to your home gardens.

Pink colored Kalanchoe

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana- Some variants of Kalanchoe blossfeldiana bloom cheerfully by producing beautiful pink flowers.

Kalanchoe luciae- They bloom merrily by giving off tubular shaped pink blooms.

Kalanchoe pumila- They produce tiny pink flowers with conspicuous yellow anthers

Kalanchoe uniflora- There bell-shaped pink flowers give an amazing display.

Pink flower producing variants of Kalanchoe

1.             Kerinci (Dark Pink blooms)

2.             Keruna (Light Pink blooms)

3.             Pellinore (Bright Pink blooms)

4.             Fiveranda Light Pink (Light Pink blooms)

2. Red Kalanchoes

Red is an eye-catching color. Kalanchoe succulents with a red hue on foliage or flowers will give a captivating display to home and succulent gardens. Several species of Kalanchoes produce beautiful red blooms.

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana- It has an amazing red flower producing variant that produces blooms that typically resemble roses.

Kalanchoe sexangularis- It produces bright red foliage with reddish leaf margins that turn pinkish brown later with age.

Kalanchoe pinnata- It bears red-orange pendent flowers on large panicles. Reddish hue on the edges of leaves can also be seen.

Kalanchoe manginii- It gives off bright red flowers.

Kalanchoe luciae- They produce wine red leaf tips in the cooler months of winter season.

Red flower producing variants of Kalanchoe

1.      Arjuno (Red blooms)

2.      Kawi (Rose Red blooms)

3.      Nemo (Dark Red blooms)

3. Orange Kalanchoes

People who love orange flowers will find some amazing orange flower producing Kalanchoes to pick from.

Colors of Kalanchoe

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana- The variant produces clusters of captivating orange flowers.

Kalanchoe tessa- They produce tubular-shaped bright orange flowers

Kalanchoe laciniate- Tubular-shaped light orange flowers are characteristic to this succulent

Kalanchoe rotundifolia- The succulents produces orange flowers

Orange flower producing variants of Kalanchoe

1.             Carmen (Red orange blooms)

2.             Patty (Bright orange blooms)

3.           Klabat (Bright orange blooms)

4.           Zion (Orange blooms)

4. Yellow Kalanchoes

Looking for a cute yellow flower producing plant? Kalanchoes have variety of amazing succulents that produce yellow flowers.

Kalanchoe blossfeldiana- They produce yellow flowers that bloom in the late autumn to early winter season.

Kalanchoe longiflora- They give off yellow colored flowers that bloom merrily in the spring and summer.

Kalanchoe sexangularis- They produce tiny bright yellow flowers.

Yellow flower producing variants of Kalanchoe

        Yellow African (Yellow Blooms)    

        Riet (Golden Yellow blooms)

5. White Kalanchoes

White color represents perfection and purity. White flower producing plants give a perfect and eye-soothing display. Luckily, Kalanchoes have several species that produce beautiful white flowers.

Kalanchoe Blossfeldiana- It produces clusters of white flowers.

Kalanchoe marmorata- They produce star-shaped white, long-lasting flowers often tinged with a pink hue.

White flower producing variants of Kalanchoe

1.          Snowdown (White blooms)

2.          White Cora (White blooms)

3.          Simone (Pure blooms)

Purple Kalanchoes

Kalanchoe succulents have a range of variants that produce purple to violet-colored flowers and even foliage.

Kalanchoe pumila- They produce tiny pink-violet flowers

Kalanchoe uniflora- It gives off pendent red-violet blooms on purple-colored thread-like pedicels

Kalanchoe marmorata- They produce grey green leaves spotted with irregular purple spots.

Purple flower producing variants of Kalanchoe

1.          Purple Jaqueline (Red-purple blooms)

2.          Purple Jodie (Light Red-purple blooms)

3.          Lican (Purple blooms)

Bottom Line

Do you want to add colors and beauty to your home and succulent gardens?

You must consider adding the above mentioned Kalanchoe succulents in your home and succulent gardens and even landscapes. The interesting feature of Kalanchoe succulents is that they do not need a lot of care and maintenance. So, even if you lack a green thumb you can still manage to grow Kalanchoe succulents. Buy a few amazing Kalanchoe varieties and share it with your friends and family.

For more information and queries related to Kalanchoe succulents do write to us.

Happy a great time planting!😊

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