Living stones #188432

Living stones
Lithops spp

#179132 and #179058
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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 clara954's Greenhouse.

Mar 3, 2015, 3:37:02 AM
Finally full grown.

Feb 27, 2015, 5:37:07 AM
It began to sprout.

Feb 23, 2015, 7:19:51 AM
Taken by clara954.