Round leaves, thick succulent branches, broad 5ft shrub.
Readily branching, very low growing sub-shrub. Leaves will get a red edge in full sun.
Small propeller-like grey leaves with red tips in full sun. Shrubby to 18″.
6″ towers of tightly stacked triangular leaves. Red tips in full sun.
Stacked leaves, very small, whitish in full sun.
Grey leaves, criss-cross growth pattern, to 2ft.
Grows low, trailing. Small white flowers in winter.
Small squarish stems to 6″
C. pellucida v. marginalis
Cascading groundcover, more water in spring/summer
Red-tipped green leaves are small and thick, lining up along a trailing stem.
Red-tipped greyish-green tightly stacked leaves are small and thick, lining up along a short vertical stem.
Fuzzy green leaves and yellow flowers. Stem tips drop and root.
Dwarf sub-shrub with spiraling leaves. Low growing, small, thick fuzzy leaves. Lots of white-pink flowers in summer. Great for rock gardens.
Thick green-grey propeller-like leaves.
Small rosettes stay low to the ground, will spread and can send out runners. Deep red flowers.
Grows squat with pointed leaves, peeling bark at maturity. Our original plant was brought in by a customer many years ago with unknown origins. Strongly resembles the C. ovata “Variegata” though this is not variegated!
C. exilis ssp. picturata
Spotted green leaves with red undersides. White flowers.
Small greyish columns of stacked rounded leaves with an almost felt-like soft appearance. Winter-growing, very low water.
Forms a carpet of lightly fuzzy leaves, green in shade and bright red in full sun. Afternoon shade needed in inland locations.
Small tight stacked leaves spiral as they grow outward. Green with a hint of golden red in sun.
Dense mat of flattened rosettes of stacked leaves.
Stunning tightly-stacked leaves for a small-scale Pagoda plant. Bright red in full sun. White flowers.
Cremnophila nutans x Sedum furfuraceum
Fat round leaves, dark green to brownish in full sun. Scaly stems appear when they grow taller.
Winter growing bulb in the Amaryllis family. Yellow Flowers.
In the Opuntioideae Subfamily, similar to some of the South American chollas, with glochids and easily separated elongate stem sections.
Slow growing with large green fronds. Easy to grow indoor or outdoor. Poisonous if ingested, including people and pets.
Shrubby tree cholla found throughout the SW and lower Great Plains. Can grow to 10ft. tall. Magenta flowers.
Bushy cholla to 6ft. tall; Narrow stems, long thin spines.
Shrubby California coastal native cholla; 3ft. to 8ft. tall
Medium shrubby cholla to 3ft., can grow low and sprawl.