living stones and baby toes

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For the past few days, I haven’t had a moment to breathe, let alone post something. But when my amazing new succulents arrived yesterday from Monkeys Always Look, I was so happy, I had to share.

The one that looks like a heart split down the middle belongs to the Argyroderma (meaning “silver skin”) genus, and is commonly referred to as a “living stone.” The other plant (that looks to me like a bunch of little sea snakes swimming together) is known as “baby toes” (genus Fenestraria meaning “window”).

I am absolutely in love with them.

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One Response to “living stones and baby toes”

  1. monkeys always look Says:

    wow, those look awesome on your window sill!!! Where can I get something like that. Ah, just teasing. Thanks for the post, you made my day.

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