some one tell ME if anyone else has a Livingstone Like this?

KittieKATApril 29, 2014

Top view? I've seen them usually split in half but this one's kinda split in half with another one growing inside of it?

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KittieKAT

Side view... is this kinda mistake or is this not even a living stone

    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 4:23PM
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KittieKAT

Side view... is this kinda mistake or is this not even a living stone

    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 4:30PM
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Sundewd(9B)

No, not a mistake at all. Those are Lithops. As they grow, the outside leaves shrivel away and are absorbed by the new leaves coming out the middle. Basically, this is how it grows and you should not water it until those outside leaves are completely gone.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 6:13PM
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KittieKAT

I kno that about the species but it has been like that for a few years? ?

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 9:43AM
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leahrenee1(z9FL)

not enough light.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 12:04PM
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KittieKAT

It gets ALOT of light, its in a very sunny window

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 12:20PM
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nomen_nudum

A mimicry plant, or called a living stone (Lithops) shouldn't look like that. Where did you get it ?

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 12:21PM
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dianashh

Mine :) Take a look

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 12:24PM
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nomen_nudum

Kind of funny in a way. A mind of there own is to be imagined.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 7:57PM
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noki

Lithops marmorata? Not sure of the name but I do see these for sale quite often at the local non big box nurseries, so they must be easy to propagate. Instead of being as flat as normal, they are more rounded, looking like weird fingers. I can't get them to grow right either.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 10:11PM
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KittieKAT

Lol good cause i thought i had a freak of nature lol, i found him in a crappy little store and i thought how cute but when ever i look up lithops i can't find any like mine, I'm glad I'm not they only one haha
Recently he got a puncture on one of the bottom leaves and now it's all shrivel up :-( now i feel bad cause he was so cute

    Bookmark   May 1, 2014 at 3:41PM
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