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Monanthes is a genus of succulent, subtropical plants of the Crassulaceae family. The species are mostly endemic to the Canary islands, the Madeira and the Cape Verde archipelago and in mountains in southwestern Morocco. The name "monanthes" is Greek word, meaning "single flower".

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Monanthes lowei

Monanthes lowei is a small succulent with loose or rather compact, flat rosettes, up to 1 inch (2.5 cm) in diameter, of 15 to 45 leaves…


Monanthes pallens

Monanthes pallens is a perennial, solitary or partly offsetting, rosette-forming succulent. The rosettes are very dense, up to 0.6 inch…


Monanthes muralis

Monanthes muralis is a densely branched, dwarf, perennial, succulent shrub up to 4 inches (10 cm) tall, with tiny, up to 0.4 inch (1 cm)…


Monanthes laxiflora

Monanthes laxiflora is a very variable succulent plant, erect and tufted or dwarf and creeping, or hanging in stresses, up to 1 foot (30 cm) long, on…


Monanthes polyphylla

Monanthes polyphylla is an attractive succulent, up to 5 inches (12.5 cm) tall, with small, upright, cone-like rosettes, forming shiny, dense clumps…