Plant ID forum: Any ideas what this plant is?

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Name: Jacquie (JB) Berger
Wrightstown, New Jersey (Zone 6b)

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JB
Oct 4, 2013 4:32 PM CST
This is not my plant but my friend ask me what it was and i have no clue. She said it shoots a stem, grows leaves and shoots another stem. That is all she told me. Any suggestions would be more than appreciated. Thank you in advance.
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Name: Greene
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greene
Oct 4, 2013 7:51 PM CST
Isn't it some type of Kalanchoe?
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Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Horntoad
Oct 4, 2013 8:28 PM CST
Possibly Kalanchoe daigremontiana
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Name: David Paul
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DavidofDeLand
Oct 5, 2013 4:37 AM CST
It looks like a younger (and in more shade then mine, they get redder in more sunlight) Donkey Ears, Life Plant, Kalanchoe gastonis-bonnieri to me Jackuie


Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Oct 5, 2013 8:32 AM CST
I agree: Donkey Ears (Kalanchoe gastonis-bonnieri)
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purpleinopp
Oct 5, 2013 9:41 AM CST
Jay, do you think that is what your plant is also? I thought Kalanchoe daigremontiana usually had brown spots on it, thinner, more folded leaves?
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Name: Jay
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Horntoad
Oct 5, 2013 10:18 AM CST
purpleinopp said:Jay, do you think that is what your plant is also? I thought Kalanchoe daigremontiana usually had brown spots on it, thinner, more folded leaves?


I don't have that either of these plants. I was just making a suggestion as to what JBs plant might be. The picture I used is from the database.

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purpleinopp
Oct 5, 2013 10:35 AM CST
Oh, thanks! I didn't notice that but see it now that you mention it. Maybe the brown spots only show up in tons of sun? I was just asking (blurting, sorry) out of personal curiosity as I am a new Kalanchoe-phile this year, trying to learn how to recognize them. The brown spots might not be 'something.'

Aside from that, what a cool bunch! Pretty, fast-growing, not too stingy about making some flowers, easy to propagate, not thirsty all of the time. I really like these guys after getting to know a few, briefly, so far, and like all of those I've 'met.'
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