Lithops aucampiae v. koelemanii

Lithops aucampiae v. koelemanii. This particular clone is from Steven A. Hammer. Photographed on 03/01/09.

Lithops fulviceps C284

Lithops fulviceps C284 grown from Mesa Garden seed number MG1590.5 planted on 03/24/07. Originally collected 15 km NE of Karasburg, Namibia. Photographed 08/15/2009.

Lithops julii subsp. fulleri var. fulleri acf 'Fullergreen' x Lithops salicola acf 'Malachite'

Lithops julii subsp. fulleri var. fulleri acf 'Fullergreen' x Lithops salicola acf 'Malachite'. Selected from seedlings grown from the cross VJF2 made by Vinny Formosa from selected parents. Planted 09/17/06 and photographed 02/21/2010.

Lithops julii subsp. fulleri var. fulleri acf 'Fullergreen' x Lithops salicola acf 'Malachite'

Lithops julii subsp. fulleri var. fulleri acf 'Fullergreen' x Lithops salicola acf 'Malachite'. Same plant as above, one year older now, just starting its yearly growth after absorbing the previous year's leaves; photographed 02/02/2011.

Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red' x Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red'

Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red' x Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red'. From seedlings grown from seeds from cross made by Francois Hoes from selected very red parents, which I believe originally were from material provided by Steven A. Hammer. Planted 03/25/07 and photographed 02/21/2010. As you can see, this is only somewhat red. Out of more than 150 seedlings, only one approached the quality of the original Hammer material, and this is not it.

Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red' x Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red'

Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red' x Lithops karasmontana ssp. laterita cv. 'blood red'. Same cross as above photographed 04/02/2011. As you can see, this is really red - wow!. Out of more than 150 seedlings, only one approached the quality of the original Hammer material, and this is it!

Lithops karasmontana ssp. bella, Witputz.

Lithops karasmontana ssp. bella, Witputz. Grown from Mesa Garden seed number MG1625.76. Planted on 12/25/06, and photographed 04/11/2010.

Lithops otzeniana SH531.

Lithops otzeniana SH531, grown from Mesa Garden seed number MG1686.14 planted on 12/25/06, photographed 04/11/2010.

Lithops salicola fma. maculate cv. 'Supermac' ex Vincent Formosa

Lithops salicola fma. maculate cv. 'Supermac' ex Vincent Formosa. From Seed obtained from Dr. Francois Hoes, planted 01/27/07 and photographed 02/21/2010. Notice the marginal imbrications have almost faded away on the old leaf pair.

Lithops gracilidelineata ssp. waldroniae C243.

Lithops gracilidelineata ssp. waldroniae C243, grown from Mesa Garden seed number MG1596.7 planted on 03/10/07, photographed 01/20/2011. Notice the difference in coloration of the new emerging leaves from the pastel, but faded colors left from last year.

Lithops localis aff 'PINKY' ex Dr. Francois Hoes

Lithops localis aff 'PINKY' ex Dr. Francois Hoes. From Seed obtained from Dr. Francois Hoes, planted 01/23/07 and photographed 05/05/2013. Notice the pink color remains in the old leaves.

Lithops dorotheae, F357 ex Fritz.

Lithops dorotheae, F357 ex Fritz. Grown from seed obtained from Dr. Francois Hoes, Belgium, planted 01/19/07, photographed 05/05/2013. The chlorophyll in the old leaf wall has decayed and no longer absorbs light and the old leaf appears brighter.

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