Low growing, to 6″ high, and tough. Will form lots of stems with tiny cream and green striped leaves. Works great on slopes and hillsides. Makes a good contrast plant for bonsais.
Round fat leaves in compact rosettes on short stems. Red edged in sun. White flowers with red centers. Will grow along the ground, scrambling over rocks, trailing over walls and rooting as it goes.
Small lime-green sedum, trailing stems. Can be planted between pavers. Yellow flowers in summer attract butterflies.
Fast growing hybrid yellow groundcover, tiny leaves, prefers some shade.
Tiny green round-leafed groundcover
Lush, thick springy groundcover of tiny thick-leafed rosettes, up to 6″ tall. Yellow star flowers.
Trailing stonecrop, grows 6-8″ tall. Yellow flowers.
Great border plant, robust clumps. Leaves are plum purple with a blue overtone. Large pink flower sprays in late summer. Attractive to butterflies; deer resistant. Semi-deciduous.
Mint green leaves turn burgundy red in fall. Heat and cold tolerant. Sprawls, makes a good rock garden plant or in hanging baskets. Semi-deciduous.
Epiphytic species; bright green flat stems; night-blooming red/yellow
Small to medium-sized alpine succulents. Cold hardy, but generally do not like heat.
Small alpine succulent covered with spider-web-like white hairs
Shrubby 3 to 5ft.; yellow flowers
Spoon shaped blue leaves topped with puffball-like orange flower clusters. Drought tolerant. Frost tender.
Shrubby 2 to 4ft.; bright red tipped ovoid leaves
Fascinating little diving dolphin-shaped thick ovoid leaves leaping all over the long trailing stems. Rot-prone, keep dry. Bluish hue with more sun.
Thick ovoid leaves on long trailing stems. Rot-prone, keep dry.
Thick round leaves on long trailing stems. Rot-prone, keep dry.
Thick round variegated leaves on long trailing stems. Rot-prone, keep dry.
Stemless clumps of silver finger-like leaves, 6-12″. Yellow daisy blooms. Drought tolerant.
Winter-growing, upright variegated stems will recline as they grow tall. Bright red pom-pom bloom sprays.
Curious spiny shrub, with enlarged Pachycaul base.
Climbing succulent in the Cucurbitaceae family. Slender round stems, small flowers. Fleshy ovate fruit.
Tuberous caudex, large leaves. Cardinal-red tubular blooms
Tuberous caudex to 6″, stems to 12″. One of the few caudexes that can grow from leaf cuttings.
Small dark rosettes will form small clusters. Small rounded leaves. Bloom stalks appear above the rosettes, small white flowers. Very cold hardy, keep dry in winter. Grow best with moderate sun, can handle full sun or even light shade.
Stapeliad with fragrant 1″ star-shaped yellow flowers. Thick upright stems.
Soft stems to 6″h., generally erect; large hairy burgundy blooms
Large hairy reddish carrion flowers, to 12″ across.
Soft stems to 12″h., generally erect; carrion blooms, 6″ to 24″