Lithops herrei L. Bolus


This taxon is accepted by Aizoaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

Morphology

Dwarf, double wedge-shaped, succulent plant. Leaf-pair closely set to slightly gaping, somewhat unequal, elliptic to kidney-shaped in outline, upper surfaces slightly convex above, mossily opaque to translucent, smooth or slightly wrinkled, in shades of grey, tinged with green, blue, cream, yellow, pink or buff. Flower rich egg-yellow with a large, white centre, 15-20 mm diam.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
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    Habitat

    Amongst rock outcrops in schist, quartzite, gneiss and calcrete.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
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    • 1
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    Distribution

    Lower Gariep Valley.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 1
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      Bibliography

    • 1 Hammer, SA. 2013. Aizoaceae: Lithops. 206 - 208. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    Aizoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).