Living stones #1066237

Living stones
Lithops spp

#1050868 and #1050986
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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 Trillian's Greenhouse.

Jun 25, 2019, 11:37:01 AM
Finally full grown.

Jun 20, 2019, 11:37:02 PM
It began to sprout.

Jun 16, 2019, 12:04:38 PM
Taken by Trillian.