General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Fruit: Indehiscent
Flower Time: Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Common names
  • Living Rock
  • Living Stone Cactus
  • Chautle
  • Peyote Cimarron
  • Sunami
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Ariocarpus fissuratus
  • Synonym: Ariocarpus fissuratus subsp. fissuratus
  • Synonym: Ariocarpus fissuratus subsp. lloydii

Photo Gallery
Location: My greenhouse/Fair Lawn NJ
Date: February 27.2022
Bought this one in 1995, hasn't bloomed yet. Someone identified i

Date: 2007-06-14
That photo "year" may be correct, as I had it about 15 years.., s
Location: San Antonio Botanical Garden, San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2022-04-04
Photo by LAGardengirl
Location: Botanical Garden of Prague
Date: 2013-09-01

Date: 2004-10-06
Photo by Frank Vincentz
Location: University of California Botanical Garden.
Date: March
photo by Stan Shebs

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