Operculicarya pachypus is a small deciduous pachycaul tree that grows up to 4 feet (1.2 m) tall. It is similar to the much more common…
Anacardiaceae, commonly known as the Cashew Family or Sumac Family, is a family of flowering plants, including about 83 genera with about 860 known species. They are mostly native to tropical Americas, Africa and India. The name "Anacardium", originally from the Greek, refers to the nut, core or heart of the fruit, which is outwardly located: "ana", means "upward" and "cardium", means "heart".
Click on the photo or the name of the succulent plant for which you wish to see further information.
Back to Browse Succulents by Family.
You can also browse succulents by Scientific Name, Common Name, Genus, USDA Hardiness Zone, Origin, or cacti by Genus.
Operculicarya decaryi (Elephant Tree) is an attractive small tree with a thick bumpy twisted trunk, zigzagging branches, and alternate…