Lithops (flowering stones or living stones) are true mimicry plants: their shape, size and color causes them to resemble small stones in their natural surroundings.
The plants blend in among the stones as a means of protection. Grazing animals which would otherwise eat them during periods of drought to obtain moisture usually overlook them.
Lithops are dwarf, succulent mimicry plants comprising two thick fleshy semi-translucent leaves resembling stones. These leaves fuse together at soil level where they taper down to a single carrot-like structure which eventually becomes the root. The flattened top part of the leaf is window-like. This window performs a very important function, allowing light to enter the plant body where the sun's rays activate cells which assist with photosynthesis. The upper surface of the plants are of a varied and translucent nature: some have speckled lines, are grooved, or even spotted. Lithops plants come in a variety of patterns and colours.
Our Lithops are planted in 7.5cm pots and are shipped in the soil.
When you buy one we choose the best ones from our stock and only ship them.
They vary in colour, shape and size from the picture
Every product is unique, just like you. If you're looking for a product that fits the mold of your life, the Lithops is for you.
Such great quality as always. Hopefully I will manage to keep these alive.
Good quality healthy plants delivered really quickly.
Can’t wait for my next Rusty Rose delivery- loving my succulents and lithops
Love it it is happy with all its friend
Great service...! Would definitely recommend
Used your lithops to create individual seating name tags for our wedding guests. Worked magically.
Buying plants from you are a wonderful experience and I love every single one, Thank you
What great service. The succulents arrived today and they are such great quality. Can't wait for xmas to spoil my mom and sister with gift boxes
I just love Rusty Rose!!!!!!!!⚘⚘⚘
Very happy with my purchase! Asked for varieties that I didn't already have and got some very healthy big plants. Happy with the service. Definitely would recommend.
Wow! How amazing! Very special plant for my garden!
I was pleasantly surprised by the speed of delivery of the Lithops that I ordered, they were delivered a day after my order. I had no idea how something as fragile as a plant would survive a courier, but they were perfectly packaged, and arrived completely unharmed.
I loved the selection that was chosen for me as well as the quality of the Lithops. Thank you Rusty Rose Nursery.
Couldn't wait for my lithops to arrive! They were all such big healthy specimens,I was so pleased with my purchase. Love lithops!!! Your special offers are addictive though.
It looked fine on arrival, but died in like 8 days
Absolutely love my purchases. Happy and healthy plants
Thank you for exceptional service.
Healthy plants and your after sales care