Prime destination for succulent lovers

Browsing: Orbea

Orbea is a genus of succulents from eastern and southern Africa. They are closely related to the genus Stapelia. The name of the genus derives from the Latin word "orbis", meaning "circle, disc".

Click on the photo or the name of the succulent plant for which you wish to see further information.

Back to Browse Succulents by Genus.
You can also browse succulents by Scientific NameCommon NameFamilyUSDA Hardiness ZoneOrigin, or cacti by Genus.


Orbea schweinfurthii

Orbea schweinfurthii is a mat-forming, succulent perennial with unusual, star-shaped flowers, yellow to brown in color, spotted with wine…


Orbea hardyi

Orbea hardyi is a creeping, perennial, stem succulent. Its worm-like stems are slightly 4-angled, pale green or grey to reddish, depending…


Orbea distincta

Orbea distincta is a succulent plant with trailing, segmented stems. They are cylindrical in cross section, pale green, grey-green or…


Orbea macloughlinii

Orbea deflersiana is a clumping perennial with short, pale green, succulent stems. In summer, the star-shaped flowers lie face-up on the…


Orbea deflersiana

Orbea deflersiana is a leafless, perennial, stem succulent densely clustered or in cushions. The stems are sprawling then ascending-erect…


Orbea wissmannii

Orbea wissmanii is a low growing succulent with erect, 4-angled stems up to 3 inches (7.5 cm) tall. The stems are pale and dark green, dappled and…

1 2 3