Mother of Thousands

Kalanchoe daigremontiana

Mother of Thousands  - Kalanchoe daigremontiana
Mother of Thousands  - Kalanchoe daigremontiana

Mother of Thousands

Kalanchoe daigremontiana

Quite an amazing succulent, the Mother of Thousands is a unique plant with tons of cute little leaves sprouting off the main leaves.  It will grow to about 3 feet tall by 2 feet wide.  Native to Madagascar, this plant is very hardy and can grow in many soils and conditions.  Kalanchoe daigremontiana is incredibly drought tolerant, easy to grow and requires moderate to little care.  The flowers produced by this plant are quite spectacular.  The stem is tall and upright, and flowers are orange arranged in an almost umbrella like pattern.  Mother of Thousands is also been highler regarded for it's medicinal properties.  There has been many studies of how this plant aids in curing cancer.  The leaves supposedly contain elemts that help to keep cancer cells from multiplying.  An incredible plant, worh having in the landscape!  USDA Zones 9-11.


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Part Shade

Water Needs: Low

Bloom Season: Spring/summer

Mature Height: 2-3'

Mature Width: 2-3'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Xeriscape, Southwestern Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Cacti & Succulents


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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List of delivery zones and rates.
Delivery Zone Delivery Rate
Zone 1 $49.00
Zone 2 $59.00
Zone 3 $79.00
Zone 4 $99.00
Zone 5 $149.00
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