Cotyledon tomentosa "Dragon Toes"
Eastern Cape, South Africa
A beautiful selected clone of the popular Cotyledon tomentosa, this cultivar has longer leaves with three pointed leaf tips.
Plant size: Well established plants, about 10 cm high are offered.
Cotyledon is a small sized genus of easy-growing succulent shrub-like plants, ranging from small compact sprawling species to larger shrubs. The leaves vary from smooth, covered with a powdery substance, sticky to being covered in hairs.
The species in South African is commonly referred to as "Varkoor Plakkies" in Afrikaans. It is a widespread genus, found in South Africa.
The variability in the genus presents an array of plant forms, sizes, leaf shapes, colours and textures. This spectrum of features makes them excellent plants for container gardening, the rockery or used in larger landscapes.