Living stones #179162

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 16, 2015, 11:37:02 AM
Finally full grown.

Feb 12, 2015, 1:37:01 PM
It began to sprout.

Feb 8, 2015, 4:42:48 PM
Taken by Butter.