Kalanchoe Chocolate Soldier

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  • This listing features our beautiful rooted Kalanchoe Chocolate Soldier or Kalanchoe Tomentosa. 'Chocolate Soldier' is very drought tolerant when established. The velvety leaves are covered with soft tiny hairs that act as a natural shield from hot sunlight. The tips of the yellow/grey-green leaves have slightly raised tooths with rusty brown spots. Kalanchoe Chocolate Soldier has thick stems which become woody with age.

    It produces small, bell-shaped and yellow green flowers in summer.

    All of the plants will be shipped bare root.
  • Full Sun.

    Porous and well-drained.

    Water thoroughly only when soil is dry to the touch, then let drain completely.

    Feed once per month during the growing season.
  • USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 °C (25 °F)
    USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
    USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)
    USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)
  • Your plant will be meticulously bubblewrapped and shipped in a sturdy box. Most 2" plants are shipped in their original plastic pot with soil. Fragile and big 4" plants are shipped bareroot to ensure their safety. When opening your package, some soil may be loose in the box. Plant orders are shipped within 3-5 days depending on availability of the plant. We ship our plants Monday through Friday, all twelve months of the year! If you need your order urgently, please message us so we can upgrade your shipping (additional cost applied). Here is our blog about the shipping process and packaging. We do not ship outside of the continental United States.

    *** All of our packages are sterilized before leaving the door.
  • We only ship out beautiful, healthy plants! Please track your package and open it immediately upon arrival. If you receive your package and are not satisfied, please message us immediately. Fragile plants such as bearpaw, baby toe, etc. may break or loose a few of their leaves during transport. Please contact us for replacements if your plants are severely damaged. We'll try our best to accommodate you. Plants may be slightly larger or smaller than the pot they are grown in, depending on availability or time of year.
  • Provide porous soil with adequate drainage, pots with drainage hole are recommended. Bright, filtered light and ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Never let your succulents sit in water. Do NOT water on the leaves. If you water from beneath by letting the plant sit in a saucer of water, make sure to pour off any excess water after a few minutes. The hotter it is outside, the faster your soil will dry out, so you’ll need to water more often if you live in a hot area. Water with caution in winter, as the plant can lose its roots if the soil stays cold and wet for extended periods; protect from frost to prevent scarring.
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GS
10/11/2020
Gernae S.
United States United States
Nice

It came well protected, only a few had broken off During transit . It’s nice and full. I’ve planted it so we will see how it does.

GB
10/04/2020
Gabby B.
United States United States
KALANCHOE CHOCOLATE SOLDIER

My Kalanchoe Chocolate Soldier came 2 days early and in great condition!

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KH
09/30/2020
Karlton H.
United States United States
Good Experience

Plants were received in good condition and on time. I am a professional horticulturist and have ordered succulents from many different sources. I recommend this one.

G
08/10/2020
Gayla .
United States United States
Healthy Plant

I originally had a problem with the plant I received, seems like it was damaged in shipment. The company made it right and shipped me two healthy replacements!! I'm happy because I was hoping to find a place to order my succulents from. I will order again! Thanks :)

DH
07/02/2020
Deborah H.
United States United States
Love it �

Just received it about two weeks ago and I love �

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