Living stones #1069622

Living stones
Lithops spp

#1058602 and #1068144
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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 Shadowlady's Greenhouse.

Sep 26, 2019, 4:37:02 AM
Finally full grown.

Sep 22, 2019, 2:37:02 AM
It began to sprout.

Sep 17, 2019, 11:53:06 PM
Taken by Shadowlady.