Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones
Lithops living stones

Lithops Living Split Rock Plant

This unique succulent can make a great addition to your collection of plants. You will receive a plant that looks similar to the ones in these pictures. Your plant will be delivered in a 3.5” pot to prevent root damage and it may or may not be blooming.

Lithops Living is a unique succulent from the Aizoaceae family. The plant has a common name “Split Rock Plant” as it only has a pair of leaves that look like stones. Lithops plant goes into dormancy in late spring or early summer. Growing up to 6 inches in height, this excellent succulent originates from Southern Africa.

Growth Rate

Lithops living stones are slow-growing and easy to care for.


Lithops bloom in gorgeous bright yellow color from mid-fall to early winter. The flowers look colorful and have a sweet fragrance.


Watering every couple of weeks during its growing season is recommended. Avoid letting the soil remain wet and soggy. Living rocks plants cannot survive for too long if overwatered.


Lithops must be planted in well-drained soil or a cactus potting mix. Materials like sand or pebbles can be added to improve drainage.


This succulent plant is hardy in zones 10a to 11b. As it is frost intolerant, it is better to plant this variety indoors if you live in colder areas with temperatures 50° F (10° C). 


Lithop living stone grows best in full to partial sun. Place your succulent in bright sunlight during the morning and partial shade during the afternoon. Your plant needs a south or east-facing window for better results.


The propagation process of these houseplants can be done by seeds or division. Growing lithops from seeds is a popular yet common method.

Lithops Living “Split Rock Plant” can be a lovely addition to your plant collection. 

Give this little plant a try!

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Blooming Season Mid fall to early winter
Common Name Split rock plant
Dormancy Late spring or early summer
Family Aizoaceae
Flower Bright yellow
Frost Tolerance 50°f
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11b
Height Under 6 in.
Origin Southern africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Lithops living stones
Shape Shape of an inverted cone
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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Kent C.
United States

Omg lithops

This lithops is gorgeous!!!! It came quickly and I can tell it was packaged with care, literally not a single bump or blemish. Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

United States United States

Lovely Lithops

Wonderful experience with Planet Desert. All plants packaged better and shipped more timely than any other online succulents I’ve ever ordered. And the lithops was strong and beautiful. Love it.

Michael S.
United States United States

Lithops like they should be!

It was huge compared to what everyone else is shipping today. It’s was the 3rd one I purchased because of their size. I don’t mind paying a little more when what your getting is worth it!

David P.
United States United States

Lithop stretched

These lithops seemed to have been overwatered. It was extremely overstretched. Overall I have had a great experience with Planet Desert, with very healthy plants and, the best packaging of any nursery I purchase from.

Stacey M.

Perfectly packaged, great seller, cannot w...

Perfectly packaged, great seller, cannot wait to see it flower!

Lithops living stones

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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request, and if your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge by request. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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