Lithops marmorata N.E.Br.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Lithops marmorata N.E.Br. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001293545. Accessed on: 27 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Dwarf, obconical, succulent plant, in many-headed clumps. Leaf- pair widely gaping, elliptic to ± kidney-shaped from above, upper surfaces convex, sometimes ± humped, opaque pale grey, tinged with pale blue, green, cream or smoky pink, with darker marbling. Flowers white, 25-35 mm diam.

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    Habitat

    Gravel plains of quartzite, gneiss, pegmatite and schist.

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    Distribution

    E of Kosies to near Springbok and into Bushmanland.

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    • 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
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