Family: Apocynaceae Habitat: Southern Africa: Angola, Botswana, South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe, in rocky slopes or sandy plains, in places protected from the wind, under direct sunlight or [...]

Commiphora edulis

The name "Commiphora" comes from the Greek kommi, "gum" and "phorus", hole. Many species of Commiphora in fact form gummy resins such as Mecca balsam and myrrh (extracted from C. myrrha), which [...]

Crassula cornuta

Crassula cornuta is actually a subspecies of the species Crassula deceptor, but in cultivation it's used the subspecies name "Cornuta" to avoid confusion with "deceptor" which is a really [...]