Return to the Cacti Gallery Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Need help with ID of succulents.

Posted by eclipse3 3 (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 28, 06 at 21:13

I just got these two little succ at walmart today, and I would like a little help in figuring out what they are. After searching the net, the one looks to me like a hawarthia of some sort, but I could be wrong. The one I really can't figure out is the crazy stick looking one. I couldn't find anything similar. They come from the kactus korral, but unfortunately, they don't show pics of their different varieties on their website. TIA

Image link: Need help with ID of succulents. (58 k)


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Need help with ID of succulents.

The one in the foreground is definitely a Haworthia.


 o
RE: Need help with ID of succulents.

The one at the back looks like a rhipsalidopsis rosea


 o
RE: Need help with ID of succulents.

No, definately not that. I checked that one out, and other rhipsalidopsis species, but nothing close. These are more woody for the stalks, and they are not flat or spikey. I saw another one at the store that had a very thin, long shoot with a flower bud at the end of it. I might have to buy it just to see what the flower looks like. It doesn't look like it will be anything spectacular, but it might help with ID. Thanks for the attempt:o)


 o
RE: Need help with ID of succulents.

I believe the one in the back is Tylecodon sinus alexandri - just a bit out of leaf. This one may be summer dormant, but I am not sure. Somebody here will probably know.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Cacti Gallery Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here