Kalanchoe Flapjack

Kalanchoe Flapjack is used as a traditional medicine where it is used to treat infections, rheumatism and inflammation. It is also known as a 'desert cabbage' because of its strong resemblance to a vegetable cabbage.It can be grown in your home spaces and can be planted in mixed containers and pots can be kept in your balconies or living area. It can grow up to 4 ft.

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Detailed Description for Kalanchoe Flapjack

Kalanchoe tetraphylla (also known as paddle plant, flapjacks, desert cabbage, white lady, geelplakkie, meelplakkie, or plakkie[citation needed]) is a species of Kalanchoe native to South Africa. A succulent plant producing a stalk about 1m tall, dying back after flowering. It forms a basal rosette of large, rounded, fleshy, stalkless leaves, which are grayish-green with red margins, covered with a white powdery bloom. The inflorescence is terminal and erect with densely clustered thyrse-like panicles of greenish waxy flowers with yellow recurved lobes, narrowly urn-shaped. The plant flowers from autumn to spring, and is common in grassveld amongst rocks.

It has rounded, stalkless leaves with a fleshy texture. The leaves are covered by grayish-green red margins which is further covered with a white powder like bloom. It produces greenish flowers with yellow curved lobes in autumn to spring season.

Benifits of the plant

It is used as a traditional medicine where it is used to treat infections, rheumatism and inflammation. It is also known as a 'desert cabbage' because of its strong resemblance to a vegetable cabbage.

 

 

It can be grown in your home spaces and can be planted in mixed containers and pots can be kept in your balconies or living area. It can grow up to 4 ft.

Watering and Fertiliser

It needs to be watered when the top soil starts becoming dried. Every month in summer and spring season the plant should be given fertilizers for proper growth and size.

 

Growth conditions for good health of this plant

It requires only few hours of bright sunshine but should be protected from the scorching heat. A thin layer of sand or gravel can be put around the soil in order to moderate its soil moisture

 

Care and Maintenance

Do not over-water the plant as it will harm the plant profusely.


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