Living stones #198793



Living stones
Lithops spp

Parents
There are no known parents.

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 nofixedabode's Greenhouse.

Jul 25, 2015, 3:37:02 PM
Finally full grown.

Jul 21, 2015, 5:37:02 PM
It began to sprout.

Jul 17, 2015, 8:59:23 PM
Taken by nofixedabode.