Kalanchoe pumila: Blue Pulima

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Kalanchoe pumila is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae, native to Madagascar. It is a spreading, dwarf succulent subshrub growing to 20 cm [8 in] tall and 45 cm [18 in] wide, with arching stems of frosted leaves, and clusters of purple-veined pink flowers in spring.

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The Latin term pumila means dwarf or low-growing.

Photos: Flower DomeGardens by the BaySingapore, 20130124

Source: Wikipedia

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