Stock Number: 60874
Distinctive Madagascar stocky shrub with thick spatulate leaves emerging russet, then hardening to a silver toned mahogany felt--and thus easily damaged by high humidity; yellow flowers seldom seen--astoundingly slow to grow when compared to most its kin. We currently have enough so that collectors will not have to "ta...
Stock Number: 60408
Slim erect stems rigidly hold leaves resembling an army of (un-pelted!) tiny garden spades; topped by pink bellflowers when mature. Easy slow growing houseplant--the dependable angular plain sister of the showy flashy Kalanchoe hildebrandii, newly popular in Fariy Gardens.
Stock Number: 60410
"Air Plant" or "Miracle Leaf" Most famous "Bryophyllum" for each of the ornately notched leaves produce clinging adventitious plantlets along their margins; these plantlets will form even when the mature leaf is wrenched from the stout stems and pinned to a curtain. (And if you remember those ads and drawings in the Su...
Stock Number: 60409
"Blooming Boxes" Maroon-rimmed stout rubbery fishbone leaves rigidly ranked on handsome erect trunks; terminal inflorescence of showy yellow flowers, each peeping from a bizarre dangling four-sided box-like bract, followed by a dazzling "proliferation" of plantlets. Madagascar native with the "Byrophyllum" urge--but ad...
Stock Number: 60411
"Flour Dust Plant" Purple-hued notched flat leaves are dusted in silvery-white; modest small Madagascar native with violet urn-shaped pink hued flowers in refined panicles. Compact small habit--must have very high light to maintain the bright silvery tones; needs good air movement to encourage the flour dustings so adm...
Stock Number: 60412
Rich red-toned scalloped pelted leaves; rosy winter flower clusters. Possibly a distinct unusually robust species as yet undescribed. Excellent small tumbling mound of thick colorful foliage maintaining a good color on windowsills; excellent in a small hanging basket or as a groundcover for taller leggy succulents. Rec...
Stock Number: 60415
Erect gray stems hold tripartite bluish-gray leaves with stiff serrulated edges; large pink tubular flowers. Of botanic interest more than of horticultural value.
Stock Number: 60889
Wide fleshy leaved "Nentabos" from Africa with bright bronzy lemon blossoms mid-winter at the tips of the curious upright stems. Sometimes overlooked; but most dependable with dark attractive rubbery foliage and cute blossoms of lime yellow held in upright clusters every January, right on schedule.
Stock Number: 60686
Seedling from a collection from the Zimbabwe grasslands with wide gray-toned leaves in four ranks on rangy leggy stems. Thick club heads of ripe peach flowers with peach pit bracts.
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Stock Number: 60417
"Cup K." or "Walking K." Cupped oval lvs held close to short trunk; undulating toothed lvs accented by odd runners from the leaf axil tipped with plantlets. Haired tubular flowers. This achieves considerable girth.
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Stock Number: 60418
"Walking Kalanchoe." Short stout stems ranked with deeply lobed, thick leaves with rich purple margins; as ages, sends out young plantlets on stems emerging from the leaf axils. Handsome white-flowered Madagascar form usually called "Incised Form" dating back to Dave Grigsky's introduction of this curosity.
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Stock Number: 56947
This is indeed a truly 'Fantastic' new selection from Hawaiian Sunshine Nursery with brilliant showy variegation--a very collectable "Silver Dollar" plant indeed! This is a great new form of the very popular "Oyster Plant" or "Paddle Plant."Big drama just became high drama with brilliantly margined flapjack succulent f...
Stock Number: 60419
"Paddle Plant" or "Flap Jack" or "Oyster Plant." These common names reflect the considerable popularity of this South African species with flat oval diagonally-placed leaves with an arresting silvery effect from white mealy surfaces, & with a distinct red rim appearing when grown in high light. A paniculate inflore...
Stock Number: 60421
Field collection in Madagascar: dimunitive variety with the entire leaf chocolate-umber tipped black--tends to send up many small inflorescences with pelted bracts.
Stock Number: 60423
Dense wider "Panda Plant" leaves than the typical species form with very bright white pelting and blackish toned toothed tips as long as given very bright light and good air movement. Best contrast of any selection we have trialed , but absolutely needs full sun and reliable air movement to achieve its potential.
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Stock Number: 60425
Small concave leaves vary from sienna to butter tones; unusual clone of the "Panda Plant" requiring high light.
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Stock Number: 60427
"Hollywood Palm" or "Chandelier Plant" Erect pinkish stems thickly hung with pendant cylindric dark leaves spotted reddish brown and emerald and tipped with notches nurturing bundles of plantlets; showy clusters of pale red bellflowers pendant mid winter from elaborate terminal inflorescence. Madagascar native. The sec...
Stock Number: 60429
Thick furred arched or creeping, sprouting stems shingled with wide fleshy rich green oval plush leaves slightly toothed; clusters of upright Cantalope toned flowers fade to salmon. Easy popular indoor plant, great for kids. Certainly the teddy bear of the Kalanchoe tribe.
Stock Number: 65823
Very wide pale green jade-toned fleshy leaves fan out into an open circle over the fat, swollen surface bulb; winter dormant (leafless) if kept quite cool during winter; very slow to offset. Of more botanic than horticultural interest.
Stock Number: 65824
Wonderful miniature with delicately mottled fleshy leaves on clustering glossy surface bulbs. Lovely undemanding houseplant; always a favorite carefree windowsill citizen; excellent addition to any dish garden and a great visual companion to the more commonly available L. socialis.
Stock Number: 65827
Formerly Scilla violacea. "Silver Squill" Rich purple swollen bulblets in thick clusters support small violet- backed leaves whose surfaces are dotted silver. Easy houseplant with small wands of tiny white flowers produced seasonally. If allowed to become a many-headed specimen, the winter blooms can be quite impressiv...
Stock Number: 65829
A lovely olive ovals scattered on ash blue to glaucus green leaves held in bunches over the swollen bulbs which ofset to form a perfect hemisphere. Originally shared with us by Ruth Crane, this beauty is probably a separate species not accurately identified.
Stock Number: 65830
A cultivar selected by the late Juda Livesay sporting fantastic white variegation as stripes throughout which become pink-tinted in strong light. Much valued by collectors of unusual variegates. Not as vigorous as the species forms. Usually shipped as divisions in dry perlite to prevent any rotting.
Stock Number: 56904
Whorled fleshy leaves with dark motting emerge from the clustering surface bulbs. Known as Scilla violacea in victorian times. Much larger statured than the other "Tropical Squills" offered in this list.
This is the stunner of the group.
Stock Number: 60434
Tight clustered Crassula cousin usually under one inch in height (the yellow-flowered inflorescence might impressively reach another full inch); the fat keeled red-green leaves root where ever they scatter, thus quickly forming a glossy carpet for succulent bonsai. Please be aware that this will probably defoliate duri...
Stock Number: 66222
From the Jim Peterson collection. Ribbed short "Stems" soon form low attractive cacti clumps. Lovely silky blossoms.
Stock Number: 66095
"Totem Pole" Waxy moss-green thick column of moulded knobs (remnants of ribs & spineless areoles)--becomes a remarkable specimen in time.
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Stock Number: 68594
More correct as Mangave hybrid as is a Carl Schoenfeld cross of Manreda variegata with Agave Seisii resulting in a impressive rosette/whorl of fleshy rubbery glaucous leaves spotted with red polkadots brightest in full sun. Responds to regular watering.
Stock Number: 66774
Major rarity, the gorgeous "Variegated Tapioca" has deeply lobed leaves with radiating bright yellow central stripes; the heavy tuberous roots are the stuff of cassava and other starch products. Will prefer to go somewhat dormant if kept cool in winter. The second image here shows the plant in mid summer.
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Stock Number: 67331
"Masai Spurge" slender angled stems with upright art Noveau ridges topped with multiple scarlet to pink showy cymes--thesebright hooded flowers open near Thanksgiving and still are colorful at Easter! The serrate-edged keeled leaves are deciduous. Popular.