Living stones #188860

Living stones
Lithops spp

#179060 and #179162
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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.

Mar 13, 2015, 3:37:02 AM
Finally full grown.

Mar 9, 2015, 12:37:02 AM
It began to sprout.

Mar 4, 2015, 10:33:32 PM
Taken by Butter.