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Lithops karasmontana

 
Common name living stone
Family aizoaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z9b-11)
Flowers white (fall-winter)
Size 2"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes well-drained soil; drought-tolerant
From seed germinate at room temperature with exposure to light
detailed seed-starting info below

Tender succulent with curiously shaped chubby leaves, resembling little speckly bisected pebbles. Probably not hardy in a typical Houston winter, but I'm getting ahead of myself – first order of business is to attempt to grow on the tiny seedlings to the point where I can see them without squinting.

We're just trying this plant for the first time this year; it hasn't found a permanent place in our gardens yet. (click here for a full list)

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '18/'19 exchange. Baggy 70F with light (28%G, 5-16d)


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