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Dinteranthus vanzijlii ssp. vanzijlii
Scientific Name: Dinteranthus vanzijlii ssp. vanzijlii (L. Bol.) Schwant.
Synonym: Lithops vanzijlii
Family: Aizoaceae
Dinteranthus  vanzijlii ssp. vanzijlii Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9b-11

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: South Africa (Cape Province: Bushmanland)

Growth Habits: Succulent leaves, 1.6 inches tall (4 cm), similar to the type, but with distinct brown markings and lines

Watering Needs: Occasional water in summer, limited water in fall and spring.


This genus is closely related to Lithops. They are a group of stemless succulents from the Cape Province in South Africa.

Blooming Habits:
Orange flower, 0.6 inch in diameter (1.5 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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