Living stones #179060

Living stones
Lithops spp

There are no known parents.
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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 Butter's Greenhouse.

Feb 26, 2015, 7:37:02 PM
Finally full grown.

Feb 22, 2015, 9:37:02 PM
It began to sprout.

Feb 18, 2015, 10:53:38 PM
Taken by Butter.