Lithops divergens ssp. amethystina (de Boer) R.A.Earle & A.J.Young
Common Name: Purple Living Stone
Family: Aizoaceae Rudolphi.
Country of Origin: South Africa
Description: Purplish, lobed living stone from the southwestern corner of Bushmanland. The relationship of this form to typical Lithops divergens from the Knersvlakte is somewhat questionable; it is ecologically distinct and much quicker-growing than ssp. divergens.
Accession # 202200113
Source: M. Opel ex Mesa Garden seed
SH 1323, WNW of Loeriesfontein, NC, RSA. Seed of Mesa Garden 1569.2 sown Aug 29, 2021
Additional provenance data on file but suppressed from public display.