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Cacti - Parodia maassii

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

Southern Bolivia, Northern Argentina.
Its name honours Wilhelm Maass, secretary of the German Cactus Society.

Pilocereus_azureus

Cacti - Pilocereus azureus

Added on 9 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Brazil

Pilocereus_glaucescens

Cacti - Pilocereus glaucescens

Added on 9 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Brazil

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Cacti - Rebutia heliosa x pulvinosa 'Sunrise'

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Rebutia minuscula

Added on 3 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to northern Argentina.

Rebutia_muscula

Cacti - Rebutia muscula

Added on 7 May, 2014 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Rebutia perplexa

Added on 16 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to Tarija in Bolivia.

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Cacti - Rebutia pygmaea

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Rebutia senilis

Added on 13 Jun, 2013 | 3 photos

A small clump forming cactus from high altitudes in the province of Salta in Argentina.

Maybe it's Rebut...

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Cacti - Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri (Pink)

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri (Red)

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri (White)

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Rhipsalidopsis rosea

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Rhipsalis baccifera

Added on 14 Nov, 2013 | 2 photos

Epiphytic cactus from Brazil

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Cacti - Rhipsalis neves-armondii

Added on 16 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

An epiphytic cactus, growing on trees in the coastal forests of southern Brazil.
The name honours the Brazilia...

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Cacti - Rhipsalis pilocarpa

Added on 14 Nov, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Schlumbergera truncata

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 3 photos

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Cacti - Stenocactus hastatus

Added on 3 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

Echinofossulocactus hastatus
Native to the Hidalgo region of Mexico.

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Cacti - Stenocactus vaupelianus

Added on 17 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Cacti - Stenocereus pruinosus

Added on 21 Jan, 2015 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Tephrocactus articulatus papyracanthus

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Tephrocactus moeleriana

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Thelocactus bicolor

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Trichocereus_spachiana

Cacti - Trichocereus spachiana

Added on 9 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Argentina

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Cacti - Weingartia neocumingii

Added on 12 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

Succulents - (spp n/k)

Added on 24 Jan, 2014 | 0 photos

Succulents - Adromischus cooperi

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

Named after Thomas Cooper (1815 - 1913) English botanist who collected plants in South Africa.

Native to mou...

Succulents - Aeonium ciliatum

Added on 10 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

Succulents - Aeonium haworthii (variegated)

Added on 24 Jan, 2014 | 0 photos

Native to the Canary Islands.

Succulents - Agave americana

Added on 29 Nov, 2013 | 0 photos

Succulents - Aloe

Added on 22 Jun, 2015 | 0 photos

Succulents - Aloe (spp n/k)

Added on 9 Mar, 2015 | 0 photos

Probably a hybrid grown in cultivation.

Succulents - Aloe aristata

Added on 22 Jun, 2015 | 0 photos

Native to South Africa, and grows in arid conditions as well as grassland.

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Succulents - Aloe juvenna

Added on 29 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Grows in Kenya

Needs light shade to full sun, but will redden with more light exposure.

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Succulents - Aloe mitriformis

Added on 29 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

From South Africa
It needs a dry, sunny location and it will grow best in full sun.
Although it will tolerat...

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Succulents - Aloe variegata

Added on 3 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to dry parts of Western South Africa and southern Namibia.

Grows best in bright shade - full sun.

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Succulents - Beaucarnea recurvata

Added on 12 Dec, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to arid regions of Mexico.
It likes a bright warm position.
It grows very slowly.
Water very little in...

Succulents - Cotyledon ladismithiensis

Added on 26 Aug, 2014 | 0 photos

Natural habitat is a limited area south of Ladismith in South Africa
Likes a bright position.

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Succulents - Cotyledon orbiculata undulata

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to the Eastern Cape of South Africa.

Needs bright sunlight.

Succulents - Crassula 'Tresco Seaspray'

Added on 31 Oct, 2014 | 0 photos

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Succulents - Crassula arborescens

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to the Western Cape of South Africa where it occupies sunny and exposed situations on hills, slopes and s...

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Succulents - Crassula capitella

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

From South Africa.
It likes bright shade or part sun.

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Succulents - Crassula lycopodioides

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Also called C. mucosa.

Native to South Africa but likes light shade.

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Succulents - Crassula ovata

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

South Africa ...

Needs bright light or sunshine.
Some leaves fall if moved to a different position.

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Succulents - Crassula ovata 'Gollum'

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

A nursery-produced hybrid not found in the wild.

Best in full sun but will tolerate part sun.

Succulents - Crassula ovata minima

Added on 2 Jan, 2014 | 0 photos

A nursery-produced cultivar.

Likes sun - light shade.

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Succulents - Crassula perforata

Added on 18 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Grows in the South and East Cape of South Africa.

Needs bright light, but protect from hot midday sun.

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Succulents - Crassula perforata (variegated)

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Crassula_portulacaria_afra

Succulents - Crassula portulacaria afra

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

Succulents - Crassula pubescens rattrayi

Added on 6 Jun, 2014 | 0 photos

Grows in the shelter of rocks, in the Cape area of S. Africa.
Protect from extreme heat.

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Succulents - Crassula schmidtii

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Succulents - Cremnosedum 'Little Gem'

Added on 17 Sep, 2014 | 0 photos

It is a hybrid of Sedum and Cremnophlia.

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Succulents - Echeveria glauca

Added on 4 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Succulents - Echeveria nodulosa 'Painted Beauty'

Added on 29 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Part sun.

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Succulents - Echeveria perle von nurnberg

Added on 4 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Succulents - Echeveria pulidonis

Added on 29 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Southern Mexico.

Full sun.

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Succulents - Echeveria purpusorum

Added on 29 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Full - part sun.

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Succulents - Echeveria runyonii 'Topsy Turvy'

Added on 24 Feb, 2015 | 1 photo

This cultivar is a mutation, originated in cultivation in California.
The standard Echeveria runyonii is found...

Succulents - Echeveria setosa

Added on 24 Feb, 2015 | 0 photos

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Succulents - Echeveria setosa deminuta

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Origin - Southern Mexico

Echeveria is named after the 18th century Spanish botanist Atanasio Echeverria Codoy...

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Succulents - Euphorbia aeruginosa

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

From the Mpumalanga area of South Africa.

Requires some shade.

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Succulents - Euphorbia avasmontana

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Origin - South Africa - along the Orange river.

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Succulents - Euphorbia enopla

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

South-western S. Africa.

The area where it grows gets rain in winter and summer.

Keep in light shade.

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Succulents - Euphorbia globosa

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Likes sun but doesn't mind light shade.

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Succulents - Euphorbia horrida

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Found in the Wittepoort Mts in South Africa.

In it's native habitat it gets rain in summer and winter so...

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Succulents - Euphorbia meloformis

Added on 18 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

Water sparingly in summer, keep dry in winter.
Very slow growing.

Tolerates moderate shade but likes sunshin...

Succulents - Euphorbia milii

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

Also called Euphorbia splendens.

Native to south and central Madagascar ... and occurs mainly in areas conta...

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Succulents - Euphorbia multiprolifera

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

A hybrid plant of unknown parentage.

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Succulents - Euphorbia obesa

Added on 18 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

It is found in Kendrew, a small area of the Great Karroo, the Northern Cape region of South Africa, in the Gra...

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Succulents - Euphorbia resinifera

Added on 21 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

It is native to Morocco, where it occurs on the slopes of the Atlas Mountains in the surroundings of Marrakesh.

Succulents - Euphorbia suzannae bupleurifolia

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Eastern Cape, South Africa

Succulents - Euphorbia trigona

Added on 27 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Native to western Africa, and requires bright light, and Temp above 10 C.

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Succulents - Euphorbia trigona rubra

Added on 20 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

A succulent shrub from central and south Africa.
it needs a bright situation and even enjoys a sunny spot.
Kee...

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Succulents - Faucaria tigrina

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

The genus name Faucaria is Latin for "jaws" due to the teeth-like structure on the leaf margins.
It i...

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Succulents - Gasteria 'Little Warty' (Hybrid)

Added on 29 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Horticultural hybrid (Gasteria batesiana x Gasteria 'Old Man Silver')
Hybridizer: David Cumming (Au...

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Succulents - Gastrolea cosmos (Hybrid)

Added on 29 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Succulents - Graptopetalum paraguayense

Added on 4 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to Mexico (Tamaulipas) and likes full sun.
It will stand cold temps but not frost.

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Succulents - Haworthia angustifolia

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Eastern cape, South Africa.

Grows among grass, in rock cracks or under small bushes.

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Succulents - Haworthia attenuata

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Eastern Cape of South Africa.

Protect from strong sun - likes shade or a bright position.
Protect from frost...

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Succulents - Haworthia cymbiformis transiens

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

cymbiformis = boat shaped

It forms dense mats with fairly superficial root system and grows on rocky slopes a...

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Succulents - Haworthia margaritifera

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Grow in partial shade.

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Succulents - Haworthia pumila

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

Occurs in a winter rainfall area, which experiences mild frost, -2°C. Summers are hot, up to 44°C.

Keep in li...

Haworthia_retusa

Succulents - Haworthia retusa

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

Keep in light shade, and dry in winter.

Succulents - Haworthia turgida pallidifolia

Added on 24 Jun, 2013 | 0 photos

Succulents - Hoodia gordonii

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 0 photos

It has been named in honour of Van Hood, a keen succulent grower
while the species name comes from Col. R.F. G...

Succulents - Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 0 photos

It is native to Madagascar.
It needs a warm room and plenty of light.

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Succulents - Kalanchoe diagremontiana

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 3 photos

It comes from Madagascar.

Succulents - Kalanchoe laxiflora

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 0 photos

Native to Madagascar.
Needs sunshine.

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Succulents - Kalanchoe orgyalis

Added on 5 Jan, 2014 | 1 photo

This plant is native to rocks and dry soils in southern and southwestern Madagascar.

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Succulents - Kalanchoe pumila

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to Madagascar.
Needs sun or light shade.
Water sparingly in winter.
Flowers appear in late winter/earl...

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Succulents - Kalanchoe thyrsiflora

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to South Africa.
Needs sun or light shade.
Keep above 15 C

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Succulents - Kalanchoe tomentosa

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Common name = 'Panda Plant'
It comes from Madagascar.
It rarely flowers indoors.
Keep above 15 C an...

Succulents - Lithops karasmontana 'Lateritia'

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Grows in the Great Karas Mountains in Namibia.
It also grows in South Africa.
Belongs to the Aizoaceae family.

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Succulents - Orbea lepida

Added on 5 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Succulents - Oscularia deltoides

Added on 21 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Found growing among sandstone rocks, in the winter rainfall mountains, in the far south-western corner of South ...

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Succulents - Pachyphytum clavifolia

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 2 photos

It comes from Mexico.
Likes sunshine but protect from hot midday sun in summer.
Protect from frost.

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Succulents - Pachyphytum hookeri

Added on 4 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

It comes from Mexico.
Likes sunshine but protect from hot midday sun in summer.
Protect from frost.

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Succulents - Pachypodium lamerei

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

It grows in Madagascar and likes full sun/part shade.
Keep warm.
Needs plenty of water in the growing season b...

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Succulents - Peperomia ferreyrae

Added on 24 Jan, 2014 | 1 photo

Named after Alejandro Huerta Ramón Ferreyra (1910 - 2005) Peruvian botanist

Native to tropical forests of P...