Conophytum

Conophytum plants (Conos, cone plants) are much easier to cultivate than Lithops. The flower colour can be white, yellow, orange-red, rose, pink and even brownish. Some plants flowering 24 h, most of them in the evening hours. Some have fragrant flowers, especially the night flowering Conophytum species.


© Shinji Tanaka, Japan

COP 139-8: Conophytum minusculum ssp. leipoldtii (hairy, 5 mm Ø)

COP 52-3: Conophytum × cupreiflorum (yellow center)

COP 89-2: Conophytum friedrichiae

Conophytum video (desert, rain, flower)