Lithops ID label
This is a copy of the image in the non-cactus plant catalog gallery https://arctangent.smugmug.com/ConservatoryPlants/Conservatory-Arid/Arid-House-Plant-Catalogs/Arid-House-non-cactus-A-Z/)
Images of lithops that formerly were in the cataloged gallery have been moved to this uncatalogued, chronologically sorted gallery. New images will be added to this gallery.
Aizoaceae: Lithops species
Lithops species; literally "stone face"
Native to southern Africa.
Wikipedia says: The formation of the name from the Greek "-ops" means that even a single plant is called a Lithops.
Arid House, Matthaei Botanical Gardens Conservatory
Ann Arbor, Michigan,
March 12, 2011
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From Arid House - Lithops or Living Stone species