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ASCLEPIADS (STAPELIADS) - We are growing so many members of this group that we now list them separately.

Disclaimer:  Unfortunately many of the Stapeliads look so similar that they can only be told apart when in flower.  Additionally, they hybridize readily.  We do our best to make sure the plants offered are what they are supposed to be.  We cannot be sure that seedlings from open pollinated seed are pure until they flower.  Rooted cuttings are pretty much guaranteed to be correct.

Baynesia lophophora  - #8799 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - short, pencil thick reddish-green stems clustering from the base, small red flowers with white center, no fragrance

*Caralluma foetida  - #9009 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright branching light green four-angled stems, clusters of " tan flowers covered with raised purple dots and purple hairs on the tips of the petals, very stinky

Duvalia aff. elegans RH 533 NEW - #9155 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - low short dark green stem, " flowers with lots of hairs on edges, flowers vary from light to dark purple, cuttings from open pollinated seedlings

D. angustiloba  - #8957 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Karoo National Park) low growing olive green stems, brown and white flowers less than " across

D. caespitosa IB10794  - #8943 - 2"pot - $4.00 - seedlings and rooted cuttings, near Baviaanskloof, low short jointed stems, small flowers with narrow liver-colored petals and small hairs

D. corderoi - #8944 - 2"pot - $4.00 - (RSA) seedlings, dark green stems eventually form low clusters with prominent teeth, large purplish brown flower, annulus covered with long purplish hair

D. pillansii NEW - #9334 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - low shiny dark green stems, " purple flowers with white center, smell of sweet latex

*D. sulcata ssp. seminuda - #8917 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Saudi Arabia by Tom McCoy) mottled green and white stems spread on the ground, shiny brown flowers with hairs on the edges of petals

*Echinopsis archeri NEW - #8918 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Somalia) semi-upright pencil-thick green stems, small reddish flower cupped when open

E. cereiformis ERT13 - #9027 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - dark green upright pencil thick stems with minute tubercles reminiscent of a corn cob, small yellow flowers borne near the stem tips

E. cereiformis (brown flowered) NEW - #8919 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - dark green upright pencil-thick stems with minute tubercles reminiscent of a corn cob, small brown to orange flowers near the stem tips

*E. nubica NEW - #9254 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - dark green upright stems about the thickness of a pencil, fairly smooth stem, very small brown flowers

Fockea edulis - #7062 - 3"pot - $7.00 - vining stems with green leaves from warty white tuberous caudex which can grow quite large in time, making an attractive specimen

Hoodia gordonii - #7186 - 2"pot - $5.00 - seedlings, upright spiny blue-green stems starting to branch from the base, 2" pinkish-tan flowers borne near stem tips

Huernia aspera - #9084 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - shiny dark green stems, reddish in strong light, maroon flower hangs down

H. bayeri NEW - #8060 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin upright green stems, " yellow flower with dark purple bits in center

H. boleana - #8924 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Ethiopia) 1" tan flowers mottled with purple and lightly covered with raised bumps, green stems grow fairly long and hang down

H. 'Bronx Cheer'  - #9470 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. keniensis hybrid, 1"+ velvety raspberry colored flower, first time offering

H. concinna Bar11634 NEW - #8964 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright light green stems, light yellow flower with small maroon spots

*H. erinacea - #7907 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin dark green stems with some red mottling, 1" yellow flower mottled with red and covered with short red-tipped teeth

H. guttata v. reticulata - #9471 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright green stems, shiny 1"+ yellowish flower with purple spots, raised annulus and petals that cup forward, black hairs in throat

*H. hallii PB3529 - #8966 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Great Karas Mountains, Namibia), light green stems, " tan flower with numerous small red dots

H. hystrix ssp. parvula  - #9023 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (RSA, KwaZulu-Natal) thin horizontal purple/green stems, " tan flowers with red dots and lots of raised teeth

H. insigniflora NEW - #9028 -  2"potRC - $4.00 - green stems, ~1" flower, greenish yellow petals, slightly raised reddish annulus

H. keniensis Barad 11548 NEW - #8969 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin green stems, "-wide maroon flowers with dense teeth on petals and throat

*H. kennedyana  - #9025 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - small round bumpy stems make low mats, yellow flowers with purple dots have long teeth on the faces of the petals

*H. levyi (Linden 85-1072) NEW - #8806 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - short upright olive green stems, 1"-long bell-shaped flower, yellowish with maroon spots

H. macrocarpa v. schweinfurthii  - #8808 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright green stems with purplish tips, maroon "-wide flowers

*H. oculata NEW - #9459 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (N of Sesfontein, Namibia) short upright green stems, flowers borne at ground level, dark maroon petals, white center

H. pendula - #8807 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - "-thick light green hanging stems with down-pointing dark maroon "-wide flowers

*H. 'Pink Eye' NEW - #9307 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - short upright green stems, "-wide flowers, rough pink to red petals, white throat, red bits in center

H. 'Pistachio Pudding'  - #9366 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. thurettii hybrid with light green stems, belly-button-type flower is green with brown bands and spots

H. procumbens  - #9202 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - long light green stems tend to hang,  "-wide flowers with raised reddish anulus, long pointed petals

H. quinta NEW - #9141 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright green stems, "-wide white flowers with slightly rough surface, purple markings in throat

H. 'Red Belly'  - #9359 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. zebrina hybrid, yellowish petals with raised red belly button in the center

H. 'Red Ribbons'  - #9349 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. lavranii x H. pillansii, short upright gray-green stems with lots of soft teeth, " wide white flower with tiny red dots and red center

*H. 'Sea Cucumber' NEW - #9374 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. keniensis hybrid, reddish flower with raised annulus and reflexed petals with many raised teeth

H. 'See A Doctor'  - #9341 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. erectiloba hybrid, red and yellow petals with raised anulus, black center with black spines in throat

H. somalica NEW - #8933 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - short green stems with long teeth and purple mottling, 1" flower with large raised red annulus, yellowish petals

H. somalica hybrids  - #9409 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - open pollinated and we don't know the father, these produce consistently 1"-wide almost white flowers with the raised annulus of its mother

H. 'Speckled Jim' NEW - #9308 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. keniensis hybrid, ~1" flowers yellowish mottled with maroon, covered with short teeth, petals fold back

H. 'Spiny Norman'  - #9367 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - H. keniensis hybrid, ~1" velvety maroon flower covered with short teeth, black center, petals fold back

H. stapelioides  - #8947 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Botswana) upright dark green 4-angled stems, " tan flowers with dense red bands and dense short raised teeth

H. 'Super Z' NEW - #9479 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - our H. zebrina hybrid #3, 1"+ flower with large shiny brown raised annulus, yellow petals with bold brown bands

Matelea cyclophylla  - #5767 - 3"pot - $9.00 - (=Gonolobus cyclophyllus) Mexican caudiciform with corky tan caudex similar in appearance to Dioscorea, vines in summer with heart-shaped leaves and green or purple flowers

Orbea comutata NEW - #9011 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - attractive toothy light gray-green stem with purple mottling, " velvety red-brown flowers smell like kalamata olives

O. dummeri NEW - #8932 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - green stems with purple mottling, 1" green flower with long spines on petals

O. halipedicola  - #9358 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin toothy light green stems, dark yellow flower with bold maroon dots, maroon hairs on margins, flower often borne on the ground, smells of fish flakes

*O. hardyi DP3504  - #8994 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin blue-green stems mottled with purple lie on the ground, 2" mottled white and purple flower

O. lutea ssp. vaga NEW - #8931 - 2"potRC - $5.00 - upright soft gray-green stems, clusters of 2" rusty red flowers that smell like something dead on the seashore

*O. melanantha NEW - #7433 - 2"potRC - $5.00 - thick, soft, gray-green stems, clusters of 2" dark red-brown flowers with strong smell of something dead

O. paradoxa IB11011 NEW - #8950 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (RSA, Foot-Cecil Mack's Pass) soft gray-green stems with long teeth and purple mottling, " flower, whitish petals, purple spots, purple hairs on leaf edges

O. 'Rancho Vista' - #9108 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - O. variegata hybrid, finger-thick soft light green stems, 2" yellow flowers heavily mottled with maroon, very smelly

O. semitubiflora - #8930 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright purple mottled gray-green stems, clusters of small velvety purple flowers borne at stem tips

O. semota ssp. orientalis - #8952 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Tanzania, Kilimanjaro Prov.) stems with long soft teeth, light purple mottling, 1" brownish-red flowers with hairs on edges

O. speciosa DP3912 NEW - #8975 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (KwaZulu-Natal) thin light green stems sucker from below ground, yellow flowers with maroon spots and maroon hairs on edges, smell like fish flakes

O. variegata - #8390 - 3"pot- $6.00 - seedlings, pencil thick light green stems bear 2" smelly mottled cream and maroon flowers

*O. variegata 'Pale Horse' NEW - #9485 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin light green stems, 2" flower with yellow petals with light maroon spots, center is paler than petals

*O. verrucosa - #8913 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - low soft green toothy stems, 2" yellow flower with rough surface and maroon speckles

O. verrucosa x O. cooperi? NEW - #9157 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - soft toothy green stems mottled with purple, 1"-wide liver and yellow flowers

*O. wissmannii  - #9390 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - soft light green stems mottled with purple, " flowers with narrow light green petals, purple in the center

Piaranthus cornutus BT4893 NEW - #8979 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - short low-growing stems, ~" flowers, yellow and reddish petals covered with short dense bristles, orange and red center

P. parvulus PB4129B NEW - #8982 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - low roundish stems, minute light yellow flowers

*Rhyticocaulon ciliatum/ R. macrolobum hybrids  - #9458 - 2"pot - $5.00 - pencil-thin brown stems, small flowers somewhat variable, mostly brownish/purple with hairy margins

Stapelia asterias  - #9229 - 2"potRC - $5.00 - upright fuzzy green stems, 2"-wide shiny purple-brown flowers with white hairs on edges, pretty stinky

S. 'Berlinensis'  - #8077 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - unknown hybrid origin, short upright dark green stems bear 2" blackish-purple flowers

S. cedrimontana DP4631B - #8986 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin, upright fuzzy green stems, flowers borne low on stems, 1" maroon flowers with bands of yellow running across the petals

*S. erectiflora DP6885  - #8987 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (Pakhuis Pass) upright thin fuzzy green stems, small flowers borne on tall stalks, brown petals covered with minute white hairs and heavily reflexed, no fragrance

S. flavopurpurea NEW - #8456 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright green stems with purple mottling, 1" flowers with purple center, petals are yellowish with raised ridges, honey-like fragrance

*S. kwebensis NEW - #9469 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - upright green stems, 1" brown flower with raised ridges on petals

*S. leendertziae NEW - #9464 - 2"potRC - $5.00 - stout upright fuzzy green stems, 5"-long bell-shaped liver-colored flowers are very smelly

S. olivacea NEW - #8997 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - attractive thin upright stems, green mottled with white and purple, 1" fuzzy dark purple flowers

S. paniculata ssp. scitula  - #8735 - 2"potRC - $5.00 - upright stems become quite thin when mature, purple-red flowers with raised ridges across petals and white hairs on edges, light carrion scent

S. rufa PB2540  - #8990 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (43km NW Ladismith) plump upright funny dark green stems, 1" rusty red flowers borne low on plant, smell of dirty socks

S. schinzii  - #8988 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - thin purple-green stems, 2"+ foul-smelling purple flower with purple hairs on petal edges

Tavaresia X 'Purple Nurple' NEW - #9288 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - Tavaresia barklyi x Orbea variegata, thin light green toothy stems, 2" flowers with purple spots, petals are yellowish at tips, purple in throat

*Tromotriche revoluta hybrid  - #8999 - 2"potRC - $4.00 - (sold in the trade as a pure species for quite a while) nice gray-green stems, 1"+ reddish flower with yellow bands, petals recurve, hairs on edges of petals

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