A wonderful flower.
Flower is about 1" across; plant is also called "Lifesaver Plant"
Flower - H. zebrina ssp. zebrina, Picture made by Dr. Loukie Viljoen, SA
Huernia zebrina ssp. magniflora flower - Picture made by Dr. Loukie Viljoen
Huernia zebrina (Life Saver plant). Photo taken 01 Aug 2005, St. Pete, Florida. Zone 9b.
Close-up of bloom of Huernia zebrina (Life Saver plant). Photo taken 01 Aug 2005, St. Pete, Florida. Zone 9b.
It is a vericated form of Huernia zebrina.
Photographed by Boojum at Smith College Greenhouses
Growing in zone 9b in an un-heated, lightly-shaded screen house. Blooming on November 2nd, late Fall
June 2008 cluster of 3 blooms
Huernia zebrina blooming in sunny Ohio!
Grown outdoors in Rockledge FL
5 Month Seedlings
First bloom 8-29-11
Lifesaver plant, Huernia zebrina, in bloom, Cape Town, April 2012