(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Originally from South Africa, this small interesting succulent, forms dense mats of clustered rosettes, the leaves are thick, light bluish-green to dark purple, small, finely warty and textured with white teeth on upper surface. The flowers are Daisy-like, silky, golden yellow, yellowish. They are easy and rewarding plants than can be grown in pots or in the rock-gardens.
Can be cultivated in the ground (in warm climate) or in a container. The soil should preferably be a very porous potting mix to increase drainage.
Minimum avg. temperature: 50°F (10°C)
Heat tolerance: afternoon shade in summer
Origin: South Africa (Little Namaqualand)
Growth habits: Clumping rosettes, leaves 0.8" long (2 cm)
Watering needs: Aloinopsis are winter growers, keep dry and cool in summer
Blooming habits: Golden to pink flowers in the fall, 1" in diameter (2.5 cm)
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz