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Bryophyllum uniflorum
Scientific Name: Bryophyllum uniflorum (Stapf) A. Berger
Synonym: Kalanchoe uniflora, Kalanchoe ambrensis, Kitchingia uniflora
Family: Crassulaceae
Bryophyllum  uniflorum Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 17,21-24
USDA: 10-12

Frost Tolerance: Grow outside in Phoenix in protected areas

Sun Exposure: Light shade to shade

Origin: Mountainous areas Madagascar, epiphytic

Growth Habits: Trailing epiphytic succulent, up to 16 inches tall (40 cm)

Watering Needs: Water infrequently but thoroughly


Good hanging baskets plant

Blooming Habits:
Blooms at the end of the winter. The flowers are one inch long (2.5 cm).

Fruiting Habits:

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