If you're lucky, you might get the opportunity to admire a panda from afar at a zoo, but here's a cute-as-can-be "panda" of which you can get a really up-close peek...at your home, 24/7 365 days a year. Kalanchoe tomentosa, commonly known as panda plant, forms a shrubby succulent plant with long oval-shaped leaves that are densely covered in fuzzy felt. Flowers are small, furry, and bell-shaped. Panda plant is a must-have as an accent to rose-shaped succulents such as echeverias and graptopetalums..
SURVIVE & THRIVE
Bloom time: Coming soon
Size: To 2 feet high and wide
Plant in porous soil with adequate drainage
Bright light with ample airflow
Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch
Hardiness: USDA Zone 9a (35-40° F)
Protect from frost
Part of what makes succulents so fascinating are the myriad ways they express themselves throughout the year, depending on light, season, temperature, soil, and hydration. For those and other reasons, the plants you receive may not look exactly as they appear on our website.