Living Stones #202247



Living stones
Lithops spp

A tree branch is blocking the sunlight. What will you do?
Bend it over, do nothing or run away.
Parents
#200680 and #199263
Children
#1056574
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Living stones come from Southern Africa. The round shape is designed to reduce the evaporation surface; in addition its appearance protects the plant from predators. Each year a new pair of leaves is formed, the old pair of leaves provides the necessary moisture for it and then dries up.

Current location
This plant is in fujiko1601's Greenhouse.

09/08/15
Finally full grown.

09/04/15
It began to sprout.

08/30/15
Taken by fujiko1601.