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plsuculntlvr
Huntington Beach, CA

January 24, 2013
7:40 AM

Post #9395846

I have several of these plants -- which seem to propagate well from stem cuttings. The stems are thick - about 1/2-1.5". In my experience they grow to about 5' and seem to grow pretty fast. I am relatively certain that it is a succulent, but have searched all sources that I am aware of and cannot locate! It looks similar to a cotyledon macrantha - a couple of exceptions that are obvious -- leaf shape of unknown is more rounded and edge is curly.
Thank you in advance or your help!

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sallyg

sallyg
Anne Arundel,, MD
(Zone 7b)

January 24, 2013
8:05 PM

Post #9396793

Maybe you can back up and get a picture of the entire plant...
maddy
Sodwana Bay KZN
South Africa

January 25, 2013
12:20 AM

Post #9396875

Hi,
My guess is it's a kalanchoe of some kind.
But I would also like to see the entire plant, please.
plsuculntlvr
Huntington Beach, CA

January 25, 2013
12:37 PM

Post #9397360

Hi - thanks for looking at it...I initially thought it was a kalanchoe, then the cotyledon,but cannot find it anywhere...hope either or both of you can help!! Additional pics attached.
Thank you!!

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growin

growin
Vancouver, BC
(Zone 8b)


January 25, 2013
4:51 PM

Post #9397617

Reminds me of Plectranthus
maddy
Sodwana Bay KZN
South Africa

January 25, 2013
9:21 PM

Post #9397822

How big are these leaves?
Take a look here and compare your plant:
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/showimage/37523/
plsuculntlvr
Huntington Beach, CA

January 26, 2013
11:41 AM

Post #9398232

Yes!! It is the Kalanchoe carnea, modoc. The picture submitted by nomosho is almost exactly what mine look like --- except mine are in pots and I've never had one bloom...looking forward to that!

Thank you all so much!!

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