Kleinia fulgens is a stunning, grey-leafed plant with a profusion of scarlet flowers in winter. It prefers semi-shadePlant in a well-drained soil and do not overwater.
In form it resembles an aloe with smooth leaves and produces colourful, tall spikes of fluffy yellow flowers.
Horizontally branched spikes of tubular orange or red flowers are borne from May to Aug.
Aloe zebrina is a typical small, spotted Aloe but with the addes advantage that it tolerates semi-shade and flowers in summer
The circular, spirally arranged, mottled leaves makes the little succulent quite attractive.
Crassula sarcocaulis grows in sun or semi shade and is beautiful planted amongst rocks or in a container. It makes a great, easy to grow, bonsai subject. Do not overwater since it will lose its bonsai character.
Crassula setulosa is a small, succulent herb that is quite often found in rock crevices where it forms cushions of rosettes. Its compact size makes it ideal for a small rockery.
This aloe is is restricted to a small area stretching from Gauteng to Belfast. area and occurs nowhere else in the world. It flowers in summer.
Stapelia gettliffei normally grows in dappled shade under trees. It is best suited to a rocky area where it can not be overgrown by other species. The whitish-pink flower is very hairy.
Huernia transvaalensis, the “Transvaal huernia”, is an attractive tufted, leafless succulent, occasionally forming loose clumps or carpets. Plant in a well-drained soil in semi-shade.