Blue Chalk Sticks (Curio talinoides var. mandraliscae)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Curio talinoides var. mandraliscae Accepted
Kleinia mandraliscae Synonym
Senecio talinoides var. mandraliscae Synonym
Senecio mandraliscae Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches (30-61cm)
Plant Spread: 24 to 36 inches (61-91cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable for miniature gardens
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Date: 2012-04-17
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Location: My garden in SoCal.Date: 2018-12-09
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Location: Chicago Botanic GardenDate: 2018-08-31
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Location: 98108Date: 2012-10-08Chalk sticks in ground
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Date: 2013-01-25
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Location: Potohar, PakistanDate: 2013-03-29
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Location: Potohar, PakistanDate: 2013-03-29
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Location: 98108Date: 2012-10-08chalk sticks about to flower
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Location: 98108Date: 2012-10-08chalk sticks in pot with flower buds
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Best performing succulents/cacti in full sun and dry heat, in your garden by _Bleu_ Mar 1, 2019 10:28 AM 30
'Kiena Blue Chalk' by backacre Nov 26, 2013 1:34 AM 5

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