Lapidaria margaretae

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Common Name:

Karoo Rose, Rock Mesemb


South Africa


Small Mesemb with pairs of articulated grey leaves. Will form 6″ clusters. Fall blooms open during the day, are followed by new leaf pairs in winter. Easy to grow and get to multiply after 2 to 3 years, however take care not to overwater. Misting is best with a little direct water in September-October. Grows well in amongst small rocks.


Temperature: Hardy to 25F if dry in winter

Full Sun to Part Shade

Extra Chunky

Keep dry, water sparingly

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