These are mostly South Africa natives. All have succulent foliage; many have strange geometric forms. Excellent in containers.
Need good drainage. May not survive winter frosts without overhead protection. To cope with extreme summer heat in desert zones 12 and 13, grow in containers or coolest sites (such as a northern exposure).Crassula schmidtii
Mat-forming, spreading plant to 4 in. tall, 1 ft. wide, with long, slender, rich green leaves. Clusters of small dark rose or purplish flowers put on a show in winter and spring. Good choice for containers or rock gardens.
Native to Australia but naturalized in parts of the West and Southwest. Forms a dense, foot-high mat o...
This hybrid perennial is grown everywhere as an annual. Erect or somewhat spreading, to 3 ft. tall and...
Small, spiny cacti from South America, generally grown in pots. There is an enormous number of species...