Lithops villetii L. Bolus


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Lithops villetii L. Bolus. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001293561. Accessed on: 27 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Dwarf, obconical, succulent plant, up to 8-headed. Leaf-pair diverging very slightly, sometimes revealing a central blister, elliptic to kidney-shaped from above, upper surfaces somewhat convex, smooth to slightly wrinkled, markings greenish, pinkish, brownish, maroon or creamy grey, often sharply incised. Flower white, 20-25 mm diam.

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    Habitat

    Dark brown shale, grey sandstone and calcrete.

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    • 1
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    Distribution

    NW of Kliprand to Upper Karoo.

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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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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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