Hylotelephium 'Xenox', also known as Hylotelephium telephium 'Xenox', is a clump-forming succulent with basal branches that bear glaucous…
Derivation: Honors Telephus, a son of Heracles and Auge, the daughter of king Aleus of Tegea. He received a thigh wound from the spear of Achilles that would not heal until treated by rust scraped from the spear that had caused the wound.
Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, and forms.
Here is a full list of succulents with this epithet. Click on the photo or the name of the plant for which you wish to see further information.
Hylotelephium telephium subsp. ruprechtii, also known as Hylotelephium maximum subsp. ruprechtii, is a succulent plant with opposite
Hylotelephium telephium (Orpine) formerly known as Sedum telephium, is a clump-forming succulent with erect pale green stems that bear…