Kalanchoe orgyalis ‘copper spoons’ care guide

Today’s post is a reader request + is all about caring for kalanchoe orgyalis, aka ‘copper spoons‘ plant. This cinnamon coloured plant with silver undersides is one of my favourite succulents in my collection because of it’s unique colouring + easy-going nature — it basically thrives on neglect here at HPH! This copper spoons kalanchoe…

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Weekend repotting

A bit of plant care and repotting always calms me down and lifts my mood. I made this Kalanchoe planter as a present for my friend to put on her sunny windowsill – they will thrive here + are just coming into bloom. They are a great choice as an affordable present for the person…

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Plant Inspection

🌿 Whilst carrying out a weekly check of my houseplants yesterday, it occurred to me that it would be interesting to document (some of) this process, to share here on HPH. I like to think of it as a ‘plant inspection’. Those who have a bit of a plant collection will know that it can be…

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Kalanchoe Blossfeldiana

Here are some photographs showing my Kalanchoe Blossfeldiana (also known as ‘Flaming Katy’). I’ve had this succulent for around two years and it’s kept its pretty pink flowers since it bloomed in spring, but they are just starting to wilt so will cut them back soon. When the plant has been pruned, move the plant into…

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