PlantsKleinia→Scarlet Kleinia (Kleinia fulgens)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 24 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Succulent, gray-green in color with purplish reverse.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Winter
Underground structures: Tuber
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Various insects
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Black spot stippling on my Kleinia Fulgens leaves and stems by JayneMarie0809 Aug 27, 2020 11:07 PM 2
The COVID_19 Picture Diversion thread by mcvansoest Jun 9, 2021 6:00 PM 2,172
Succulent leaves drooping after re-pot, is it safe to water after half week? by borya91 Apr 10, 2021 7:00 PM 7
Question - House plant that will continue to grow for at least a year? by curiousnewbiehere Feb 28, 2020 12:22 AM 45
Need help identifying my plant! by emilyir Aug 2, 2018 7:19 AM 2
Show us your opulent oranges by skopjecollection Apr 23, 2018 12:19 AM 19
Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero Jun 23, 2021 7:42 AM 10,468
Winter buds & blooms by purpleinopp Feb 7, 2018 10:05 AM 24
Please help me ID this plant by tineostir Jul 22, 2017 1:11 PM 1
Previously mis-ID'd as Cistanthe/Calandrinia, ID'd as Kleinia fulgens (AKA Senec by purpleinopp Oct 29, 2016 12:11 PM 9

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