Living stones #189069

Living stones
Lithops spp

#188605 and #188231
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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 18, 2015, 3:37:02 AM
Finally full grown.

Mar 14, 2015, 3:37:01 AM
It began to sprout.

Mar 10, 2015, 4:59:52 AM
Taken by clara954.