Broad, flat but thick leaf succulent

by Barbara
(Cardiff by the Sea CA)



I found this plant in the garden of a house I bought in coastal Southern CA.

It doesn't look to be in very good shape but is pretty and I'd like to save it.

I tried to figure out what it is, thought it might be a kalanchoe of some type, but the leaves are too thick for any variety I could find.

They are almost like a cactus, very densely packed, but with no spines. The red flower is like a little bouquet. Help?

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Aug 30, 2013
Plant ID
by: Barbara

Thank you so much! Yes the flowers are lovely. I inherited this multi planted pot and a lot of others with a house I bought, and want to make sure I take proper care of them.

Aug 28, 2013
on second glance...
by: haveda

...there seems to be more than one type in there. The red flowering plant on the right is a Crassula falcata. On the left - not sure, probably a Kalanchoe, as mentioned.

Aug 28, 2013
Crassula falcata
by: haveda

That's a Crassula falcata, I'm quite jealous of your flowers!

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