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sushiwaitress

First time homeowner with busy day job. Trying to transition from suburban lawn & tangled trees to edible landscaping. New Jersey USA Zone 7a

Lithops Karasmontana Top Red

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sushiwaitress

26 Apr 2020 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontana

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Orange tictac is fiiiiiiiinally splitting 8 Apr 2020 #lithops #livingstones #lithopskarasmontana

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#lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 crackety crack! #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopssplitting 7 Mar 2020

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#lithops #seedlings #grownfromseed #fromseed #growyourown #gyo #gyolithops 13 Feb 2020 #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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Orange tictac is pretty wrinkly... Gave him a few drops of water tonight in hopes he'd wake up and start splitting. #lithops #livingstones #succulents 2 Feb 2020

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Orange tictac #lithops 12 Jan 2020

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#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #lithopssplitting 12 Jan 2020

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sushiwaitress

12 Jul 2019 repotted this guy from a 1" tiny pot into a 2". Watered from below by sitting the pot in a cup of rainwater and cactus ferts overnight. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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3 May 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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I am so fascinated at how different the baby leaves' pattern is from the outer leaves. I've seen pictures of the "top red" variety, and they have a blotchy red and white/gray pattern, and not the uniform red surface like the outer leaves have. So as usual, time will tell what this little guy will turn into. 20 Apr 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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This guy is taking his sweet old time too 5 Apr 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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Look at YOU, Orange Tictac! It's April, and you were supposed to split two or three months ago, but you're DOING IT NOW and that's 100% ok! (I also seem to be killing fewer lithops than at this time last year) 31 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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Looks like I didn't kill Orange Tictac after all. For the second time. 29 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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sushiwaitress

Poor orange tictac ... I starved him of water at least twice since I got him last year. But he's still hanging on and looks like he might start splitting soon too. 15 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents

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I took off his hat so I could see his cute orange face 11 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

After another spray last night, he popped his hat off today. #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #lithops #livingstones #succulents 9 Mar 2019

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8 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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Hope the new leaves get as red as the old ones... 3 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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The #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 has dried all the way out now, and I've given him a few sprays of water to help him split the old shell. But I can't water him too much because there's a big fat adult plant right next to him who hasn't finished changing leaves yet. Lesson learned: keep similar sizes together. 1 Mar 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #learning #alwayslearning #learning-about-lithops #learnsomethingneweveryday

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kylers

Thanks for sharing your tips! 🙏🙏

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Little bit bigger split today 25 Feb 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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This finally happened. Overnight. It hadn't split last night when I checked on him, but by this evening he'd done some work. 22 Feb 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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18 Feb 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #texture #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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16 Feb 2019 #lithops #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #livingstones #succulents

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sushiwaitress

This #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 never splits. He just absorbs the moisture from the outer leaves until the outer shell is paper-thin, and then after his first couple drinks he bursts through it, like the Incredible (tiny) Hulk. 13 Feb 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents

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7 Feb 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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I forgot how the dots on the #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 turn purple as the old leaves are being reabsorbed by the baby. 28 Jan 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents

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20 Jan 2019 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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sushiwaitress

11 Jan 2019 #lithops #seedlings #grownfromseed #fromseed #growyourown #gyo #gyolithops #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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veepaisal

What a lovely redhead!

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SpicyCactus

Oooweee 😍

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sushiwaitress

#lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #lithops #livingstones #succulents 31 Dec 2018.

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sushiwaitress

Shadow of new leaves growing up inside #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix 28 Dec 2018

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dpkgujar

Fab pic 👌

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sushiwaitress

19 Dec 2018 He continues to improve, here with a matchstick for scale. Since he was so starved of water I'm guessing he hasn't started making a baby plant. We'll see what happens. My hypothesis is that he'll split in late spring, assuming I keep up with his watering. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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sushiwaitress

Almost a full #lithops-recovery ! #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alwayslearning #learnsomethingneweveryday #learning

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sushiwaitress

Look who's plumping right back up!! #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia 16 Dec 2018 #lithops-recovery

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The light shining through the little #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 shows the shadow of the new baby leaves growing in. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithopshalliivhallii 15 Dec 2018

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Slowly reinflating 15 Dec 2018 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix 12 Dec 2018 maybe a tiny improvement since yesterday?

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac is looking a lot better after just one night of moisture! #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithops-recovery 11 Dec 2018

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sushiwaitress

@terrimclaughlin look! You were right! He's coming back! (Whew) one day I'll learn how not to torture my plants.

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sushiwaitress

Here he is, in his very own 1-inch hospital pot. Gave him a drench and I'll give him some water every few days till he plumps back up. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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sushiwaitress

Poor baby's roots weren't very anchored in the pot and he popped right out, bless his heart. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia 10 Dec 2018

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lovestogarden

I am glad you were there to catch him. 😁

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sushiwaitress

The old leaves never dried up, so I kept waiting for them to be reabsorbed. Poor baby. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia 10 Dec 2018

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Oh Orange Tictac you poor thing!!! 20 squirts of water for you immediately! I'm so sorry!!! #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix 10 Dec 2018

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sushiwaitress

Might need to do some surgery on this guy to remove the old leaves so I can see what's going on underneath. This guy looks pretty thirsty too. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #succulentsunday #grittymix #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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kimguy

😮🔍💉✂🔬🏨

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac is VERY thirsty. This is one of the problems that happens when baby plants are potted with adults: adults shouldn't have water this time of year, but the babies clearly still need it. I'll give this guy a few squirts every couple days to plump him up a bit. Might have to repot these. Ugh. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #grittymix

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terrimclaughlin

He’ll do fine!!👍🏻👍🏻🤗🎄⛄️

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sushiwaitress

#lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac #lithops #livingstones #succulents

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daisy-jane

Look like little bum's don't they 😁👍

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sushiwaitress

This guy has gotten a little stuck. He's a little wrinkly too. Hope he perks up. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #succulents #succulentsunday

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#lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 is taller today than it was yesterday. Slurping up the water he got a few days ago. 5 Aug 2018 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #succulentsunday

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac almost done splitting -- finally. Running a bit late aren't ya? #lithops #livingstones #succulents

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This #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 is leaning a little as he recovers from chronic underwatering 4 Aug 2018 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #windowsill

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sushiwaitress

My #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 is quite a bit less nail-shaped than before. I think I miiiiight have maybe averted disaster... we'll see. I drenched the pot two weeks in a row, which seems to not be recommended for healthy plants. But for my nearly-dead-of-thirst it seems to be making an improvement. I definitely don't have the watering thing figured out.

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sushiwaitress

#lithops #livingstones #succulents

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sushiwaitress

I watered this pot, really drenched it last night, and this afternoon the #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 looks a lot more cone shaped than nail shaped! Close call, but I think he's going to make it. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #afternoonsun

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sushiwaitress

Deflating leaves are so wrinkly! Like a bunch of blankets dropped in a heap. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #succulentsunday #afternoonsun #windowsill #closeup #upclose

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lovestogarden

Wow! How interesting. 😱❤

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia also being repotted tonight #lithops #roots 16 July 2018

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Orange tictac (who I think is a karasmontana of some kind) is also being repotted tonight. #lithops #roots #negativespace 16 July 2018

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sushiwaitress

#lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 and its nail shape, prior to being repotted. Sigh... please... just... GROW! #lithops #roots 16 July 2018

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sushiwaitress

This #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 is also getting a nail shape instead of a cone shape, so he got a bath tonight too. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #succulentsunday

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac looks a bit knobby.... I might give him a squirt in the next couple days of he gets stalled. Will wait and see. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithops-id

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac doin' work #lithops-id #lithops #livingstones #succulents

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sushiwaitress

Outer leaves wrinkling away.... #lithops #livingstones #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alltheredlithops

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sushiwaitress

Purply-rose granite chips (poultry grit) and my sweet Orange tictac in his new home. Love these colors together. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #succulentsunday #negativespace #lithops-id

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia first morning in his new home. Outer leaves crinkling, inner leaves filling up bigger and plumper... I can finally see his gray border all the way around. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #succulentsunday

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schr

Where are these found.

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sushiwaitress

@schr In the wild they come from South Africa and Namibia. If you're looking to buy some, you can sometimes find them at Lowe's or home depot, but they sell out fast so you'll have to stalk their succulent deliveries to get there first. Otherwise I can recommend some growers that do mail order. Most of the lithops plants I have I ordered and had shipped to me because Lowe's and HD seem to have a limited variety.

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac's new leaves are quite a bit darker than the outer ones. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents 13 June 2018

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sushiwaitress

The teenies' latest progress. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 and hashtag orange tictac

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac is on his way. And the outer leaves of the red #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia are starting to dry out and collapse. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun

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sushiwaitress

My cuties #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #cutiepatooties

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lewis8232

Wow! 😍 If I was to buy some, how would I care for it? (I’ve never grown them before)...

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sushiwaitress

@lewis8232 They are pretty complicated little guys. They like gritty gravely soil and very little water. There's no good rule for how often to water because it depends on your climate. I'm just a beginner so I make a lot of mistakes. Don't fall in love with the first one you buy, because everyone kills a few getting used to how they need to be cared for. I've killed 5 so far. But they're wonderful and I love them. There's a FB group called Love Lithops that has lots of experienced growers.

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lewis8232

@sushiwaitress Thank you so much! :)

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sushiwaitress

@lewis8232 Do a BUNCH of reading online before you spend money. They're beautiful little wierdos, so be forewarned, you'll soon have a #lithopsession 😍

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lewis8232

@sushiwaitress Haha thanks 😁

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sushiwaitress

Little more progress by Orange tic-tac today. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

What a difference a little squirt of water and some sunshine make. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun

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sushiwaitress

Orange tictac is finally honest-to-goodness actually starting to split. Hope he has enough energy to complete the transition. I might have to give him a squirt or two.... Will consult my notes on when he was watered last. He's just a teeny baby (9mm wide) so he might need some extra moisture. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

Turns out the teenies haven't had water for a month, so I gave them 10 sprays rainwater just now.

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pixierose

@sushiwaitress Your attention to your Lithops. They are like your children it’s so cute. But adorable. Such dedication. 😊🙏🏼👍🏼

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sushiwaitress

Red guy making steady progress. Orange tic-tac is maaaaybe starting to split. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

Making progress. The red guy looks like he's plumped up quite a bit since he first arrived. I'll measure him when he's done changing leaves. (But i probably won't be able to wait that long.) #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

The #muppetmouth at the bottom of the shot looks plumper now that he's had a drink (yesterday, 25 Apr 2018, 15 mins bottom-watered with rainwater). He'd seemed to have stalled in his absorption of outer leaves, but now he looks nice and plump. The orange tic-tac at the top right seems like he's cracking a little bit more, and the #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 is happy in the sun, having changed leaves back in Feb/Mar.

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sushiwaitress

#lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia I know it's a risk watering them at this stage, but all the ones that have died on me have died due to under-watering, so I'm hoping REALLY HARD that these #cutiepatooties don't burst.

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sushiwaitress

Orange tic-tac fixin' to split... I think so... I think so.... #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

Bottom-watered these guys in rain water for 7 mins. Usually you never water #lithops while they're splitting, but I'm making an exception for these because they're really small and I need to encourage root growth. The #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 in the back is shrinking from a cone shape to a nail shape, so I decided to risk a little water. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #afternoonsun

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun Orange guy is getting puckered on top. Maybe a split is coming soon? (Maybe I should water him... shhhh....)

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sushiwaitress

I gave these guys a couple sprays of rainwater today because they're looking wrinkly and I don't feel like unpotting them to check their roots (this is a dangerous decision). However, I haven't given them a spray of water for a month, so I decided to risk it. And I think I just might have noticed a crack the orange guy's leaves. Maybe he's going to split after all. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

Worried about my orange guy who's wrinkling and not splitting... hope his roots are ok but reluctant to look. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

I fear Dr. Bunsen Honeydew does not have many more days with us. When I received him in the mail, I noticed that his roots were not growing directly out of the bottom of the plant (6 o'clock) but instead were growing kind of out to the side (5 o'clock). I didn't take a picture that day and I SO WISH I had. I have since learned from @ashleyglassman that this unusual root position could indicate that the meristem is not what is making the roots, which means that when these outer leaves die away,

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sushiwaitress

that will be the end of Dr. Bunsen Honeydew. If and when this comes to pass, I will share a photo of his sad demise so that we all know what to look out for and if we ever get a lithops with defective roots we will know to ask for a refund or replacement. #lithops-aucampiae #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun

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sushiwaitress

In spite of the optimism on this reddit post, roots that come off any position on the lithops body other than the straight-down 6 o'clock tip-of-the-cone position will die at the next leaf change and so will your plant. https://www.reddit.com/r/succulents/comments/6qqkhq/if_you_ever_completely_rip_off_your_lithops_tap/

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sushiwaitress

Here is an @ashleyglassman video where she discusses root health and mentions what happens when the meristem has died. https://youtu.be/2Y_-04BTkXU

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Muzz67

Very interesting.If I ever get some I will look carefully at the roots .Thank you 😁

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia is doing his thing, slowly but surely. Orange guys just chillin. #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071 #orangeguy #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun #lithops #lithops-id

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sushiwaitress

My other pot of teenies. The red guy is hard at work, and the orange guy has a dark crease that looks promising. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #afternoonsun #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

#lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #cutiepatooties #smallisbeautiful #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-c071

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sushiwaitress

So proud of this little guy -- go little dude go! #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #smallisbeautiful #cutiepatootie

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

It could just be the shadows and #afternoonsun but I think my little orange guy might also be Up To Something. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

I'm so excited this is happening. He's only about 1/2 wide. Still a kidlet. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents

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sushiwaitress

Suspicions confirmed!!!! He was indeed up to something! I've been swamped with work the past few days and I haven't had a chance to examine my #lithops for changes so when I finally looked today I was super excited! No more water for you now! #succulents #livingstones #pumice #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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sushiwaitress

Seems like something might be about to happen. #lithops #livingstones #pumice #succulents #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia

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tinaaune

Look at that color! Amazing plants!👌💛💚 @sushiwaitress

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sushiwaitress

Little red #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia seems to be working on something, but the other two oranges seem unaware.

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sushiwaitress

I have learned the name of the round one on the left: lithops pseudotruncatella ssp. Dendritica pulmonuncula C071 #lithops-pseudo-dendritica-pulmo-C071

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sushiwaitress

#lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithopskarasmontanamickbergensis

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kimguy

They look real good❤ @sushiwaitress

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sushiwaitress

Not much changed with these three, except maybe the top right guy's orange color has deepened slightly? Squirt of water for each of these guys in hopes they don't follow their dear departed siblings. 28 Feb 2018 #lithops #livingstones #succulents #pumice #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #alsomightbe #lithopskarasmontanamickbergensis #notsure

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sushiwaitress

Might give the #lithopskarasmontanamickbergensis a few drops of water too. They're getting a bit wrinkly too, but idk maybe they're making new leaves and don't need water. Maybe I should wait on these guys. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #pumice

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sushiwaitress

Maaaaaaaybe I'm not imagining things? #lithops #livingstones #succulents #windowsill #apartmentgarden #closeup #indoor

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sushiwaitress

Is it my imagination or does the #lithops "orange Tic Tac" seem to have a tiiiiiny cleft developing? It might be complete fiction, but my aurea had a similar almost-imagined crack on one day, and by the next day it was completely obviously beginning to open and I'd taken no picture. Attempting to not miss it this time, but admittedly could also be jumping the gun. #paranoia #lithopsession #livingstones #windowsill #apartmentgarden #succulents #closeup #definitelyapproachingcrazyplantladyterritor

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sushiwaitress

Somebody shed his skin last night, finally. #lithops #livingstones #succulents #windowsill #apartmentgarden

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sushiwaitress

Crack! Turgor pressure is no joke! This guy has been pretty crusty for weeks now and I thought I'd have to help him out, but he cracked his shell while I was away for the weekend. Good job crustydude. #lithops-id #lithops #livingstones #windowsill #apartmentgarden #succulents

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sushiwaitress

#lithops #livingstones #succulents #windowsill #apartmentgarden #indoors

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sushiwaitress

5 days later, Mr. Peach is much skinnier and is desperately in need of a face lift. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia #lithopskarasmontanamickbergensis #lithops #lithops-id #livingstones

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sushiwaitress

These sweet babies arrived with their two red brothers on 22 January 2018. #lithopskarasmontanacvlateritia is the smallest "orange top" at 9mm wide. The orangy-peachy one is also 9mm wide, and I have no guesses on species until he gets his new leaves. He was a lot more orange before his adventure in the mail. #lithopskarasmontanamickbergensis "red top" is the reddish one at the bottom, and he's 12mm wide. These are all smaller than a dime. I bought little ones so I could watch them grow up.

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