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Conophytum is a genus of miniature succulent plants that belong to the Aizoaceae family. The species are native to South Africa and Namibia. The name is derived from the Latin word "conus", meanig "cone" and the Greek word "phytum", meanig "plant". The plants are also known as Buttons, Water Blisters, Cone Plants, Dumplings or Button Plants.

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Conophytum cubicum

Conophytum cubicum is a marvelous species of succulent plant that has a broad top (up to 1 inch/2.5 cm wide) and narrowed base…


Conophytum herreanthus

Conophytum herreanthus forms a ground-level clump of short branches growing paired, succulent leaf bodies. The bluish-green leaves become…


Conophytum turrigerum

Conophytum turrigerum is an attractive, stemless succulent with paired leaves are up to 3 inches (7.5 cm) tall and up to 1.2 inches (3 cm)…


Conophytum frutescens

Conophytum frutescens is a very attractive, slow-growing, perennial succulent, up to 4 inches (10 cm) tall, that forms loose, spherical…


Conophytum pellucidum

Conophytum pellucidum is a small, perennial succulent with grey-green to coppery-brown bodies. The bodies are actually pairs of leaves…