|Large genus of very succulent Mesembs; easily grown. During the summer resting period, leaves of some species form a dry protection for the new growth forming inside. Flowers profusely in late winter/spring and forms attractive, compact clumps with age. Great starter plants for this group!|
Beautiful plant with large, greyish V- shaped leaves. With age, leaf tips form nice notches. Large cream to yellow flowers.
Forms nice clumps, leaves with conspicuous transparent dots. Yellow flowers
Two inch greyish leaves that sheath over in summer heat. Cool plant!
Tall form of C. derenbergiana. Slender, gray-green leaves. Light yellow flowers
Thick, succulent leaves forming compact clumps. Plants take on a beautiful reddish hue when grown in full winter sun. Yellow flowers
Gray-green 2 to 3" leaves, new pairs have distinct notches, NEAT!
Tapering blue-green leaves that are joined for about half of their length. Yellow flowers.
|Cheiridopsis meyeri v. minor
Small rounded opposite leaves with yellow flowers. Entire plants sheaths over in summer heat.
Most interesting plant with two distinctly different sets of leaves. The leaves for the resting period are joined together, protecting the new growth inside. By the end of summer these have completely dried and the new leaves burst the paper-thin remains as the growing period begins. Water should be given at this time and continued until after flowering in late winter
Horn-shaped leaves, bright yellow flowers.
This rare Cheiridopsis has grey-green, stout leaves, covered with prominent white warts.
Clumping leaves with flattened leaf tip ending with 2 tiny spines, light yellow to peach flower
Dense cluster of short, blunt leaves, many yellow flowers in winter
Uncommon Cheiridopsis. The leaf tips are armed with prominent points. Very nice plant with clear, yellow flowers.
7 different, our choice. This is an interesting group of robust growing plants with very showy flowers.